OHCOW heat stress webinar


In the Hot Seat? Protecting Workers from Heat Stress – farm workers and construction workers are among those at heightened risk to be affected by heat in the summer months.Hear about the basics of heat stress and illnesses, the experiences of workers in Canada and the United States, and efforts to deal with the hazard. The webinar focusses on agricultural workers and the legal requirements of employers.

For more information and to register (free) click here.

Download also OHCOW’s new heat stress infographic which covers the signs and symptoms of heat stress, presents ideas for action if you or someone else shows symptoms as well as prevention tips for working outdoors. (available in English, Spanish, Thai – more languages coming soon)