Heat Stress Injuries, Illness and Skin Cancer


It is field work season; as such, it is important to be reminded to stay cool and safe in the intense heat outdoors.

Check out the following links for some great information on what to look for and how to prevent heat related illness and skin cancer:


Heat Stress Injuries

Heat Stress Illness and Skin Cancer Prevention

Occupational Heat Exposure

Protect Your Skin Brochure


Also check out the Heat and Cold Stress Online Training, HERE.  This training program provides an introduction to heat and cold stress.  Topic areas include the definition of heat and cold stress, types of illness caused by heat and cold stress, and prevention.

As always let us know if you have any questions or concerns.  Stay safe and cool out there.



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