Hot and Hotter: Prevent Heat Stroke
What Surveyors Should Know About Heat Stress and How to Prevent It
In the summertime, the rising temperatures and humidity mean taking extra precautions to keep cool and stay safe, especially for surveyors. Those long hours working outdoors don’t get any shorter, so it’s important to know the signs of heat stress and how to prevent it. Heat injuries can include:
- Heat cramps,
- Heat exhaustion, and
- Heat stroke, which can result in organ failure and even death.