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.
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.
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.