Heat Stress

resources

  • Thermal Stress Legislation
  • Worksafe Bulletin
  • Manitoba Thermal Stress Guideline
  • Heat Stress Index
  • Acclimation of Workers
  • Heat Stress Checklist
  • Required Worker Education
  • Effects of Clothing on Heat Stress
  • How much Water should a Worker Drink?
  • Colour of Urine as Sign of Dehydration (colour chart)
  • Classification of Physical Exertion
  • work Rest Regimen
  • Heat Stress Symptoms
  • WBGT Measurments Explained
  • Measuring Core Body Temperature by Ear Temperature
  • Controls for Heat Stress
  • Controlling Radiant Heat
  • Cooling Aids
  • Free OSHA-NIOSH App on Heat Stress
  • How Age of the Worker can Affect Heat Stress