Preventing Heat-related Illness or Death of Outdoor Workers
Jennie Dalesandro on 06/13/2013
National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH)
Outdoor workers in agriculture, construction, and other industries are exposed to a great deal of exertional and environmental heat stress that may lead to severe illness or death. The National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) recommends that employers have a plan in place
to prevent heat-related illness.
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