Heat Stress Management
The hotter it becomes the more likely workers may suffer the effects of dehydration and heat related illness. Dehydration and heat stress can cause effects similar to intoxication by alcohol. As a result, dehydrated workers may run the risk of injury and injuring follow co-workers.
This section has been designed to help you understand the causes and effects of dehydration and what measures can be put into place to manage them. We have several resources to help you with Heat Stress Management, including a Heat Stress Management Kit, Heat Stress Poster and Brochure. Click on the following for more information-