Cold Stress Prevention
“A cold environment forces the body to work harder to maintain its temperature. Whenever temperatures drop below normal and wind speed increases, heat can leave your body more rapidly.”
In this module employees will learn what cold stress is and how it can affect their health and safety.
They will also have a clear understanding of what to do if someone has a cold stress injury or illness.
Also available is a module designed specifically for Managers.This module covers rotating employees in and out of cold situations, providing frequent breaks and warm beverages to help employees warm up, gradually acclimatize newer employees, and train all employees in how to prevent and recognize signs of cold stress.