Beat the Heat: Preventing & Treating Heat Disorders takes a no-nonsense approach to heat stress and other heat disorders. Heat stress can result in heat stroke, heat exhaustion, heat cramps, or heat rashes. Heat also increases the risk of injuries due to sweaty palms, fogged-up safety glasses, and dizziness. Burns may also occur as a result of accidental contact with hot surfaces or steam. This training program profiles conditions such as:
With other factors that can also contribute to heat stress disorders, such as age and physical shape, it is essential that workers be equipped to recognize warning signs of oncoming heat stress. Beat the Heat: Preventing & Treating Heat Disorders demonstrates the latest in heat stress prevention measures.
Workers at greater risk include outdoor workers and employees who work in hot environments such as firefighters, bakery workers, farmers, construction workers, miners, boiler room workers, factory workers, and others.
Beat the Heat: Preventing & Treating Heat Disorders provides training for your workers so they understand what heat stress is, how it affects their health and safety, and, most importantly, how it can be prevented.
Languages: English, Spanish
A DuPont Sustainable Solutions release