The body is a powerful machine, capable of performing massive amounts of work. And like any machine, when it's pushed hard, your body can produce a lot of heat. Whether you're outside under a hot sun, inside a busy factory, or bundled up against the cold, you need to be careful when your body heats up.
TPC Training's online and safety video training on Heat Stress review how heat effects the body, the steps maintenance employees can take to prevent heat stress, and elementary first aid that can be given to a worker who has been affected by a heat-related illness.
Topics covered in this industrial safety course include:
– Situations leading to heat-related illnesses.
– Heat stress, heat exhaustion and heat stroke.
– Other heat-related illnesses.
– Preparing to work in hot environments.
– Engineering controls.
– Treating heat-related illnesses.
If you require Spanish language or VHS formats of our Heat Stress safety training dvd, please contact your TPC Account Manager at 800.837.8872.