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Can’t Take the Heat? Here’s OSHA’s Advice on Staying Safe While Working in Hot Weather

If your job requires you work outdoors, the Occupational Safety and Health Administration has advice on staying safe in extreme heat conditions such as much of the United States is experiencing now.

Follow this link for OSHA’s list of heat-related tips:

https://twitter.com/hashtag/HeatSafety?src=hash&ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw&ref_url=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.osha.gov%2F

The advice includes how to recognize the onset of heat-related illness; keeping water handy at all times to ward off dehydration; and being a buddy and recognizing heat illness in others.

 

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