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The term heat stress includes a variety of different conditions that occur when the body is stressed because of overheating. In order of severity, these conditions include heat rash, heat collapse, heat cramps, heat exhaustion and heat stroke.
At the end of this Safety Talk you will know:
• what causes heat stress;
• the different types of heat stress;
• how we can prevent heat stress; and
• how to treat heat stress