Heat Illness

Heat Illness

California is notorious for it’s hot summer temperatures in many parts of the state. And, that heat can take its toll on your workers–from heat rash to heat exhaustion to heat stroke. Here are some resources to help prepare your workplace and your employees to handle excessive heat.

Preventing Heat-Related Illness
Top Five Ways to Beat Heat Illness

Yes, Heat Illness Can Happen to You

When it comes to working in the heat, knowing your limitations is key to avoiding heat illness. State Fund Loss Prevention Engineer James Kilpatrick knows that first hand. Read about his experience with heat illness and what he says he should have done differently.

Personal Lessons From a Loss Prevention Engineer

Protecting Indoor Workers From Heat Illness

Excessive heat can affect indoor workers too. Whether it’s hot work, like welding, or the A/C goes out in the office, extreme temperatures make for a dangerous working environment indoors. Click the link below for more information.

Indoor Heat Illness