As we move closer to the warmer months, the risk of heat exhaustion and heat stroke increases. Excessive heat and sun pose many dangers: sunburn, dehydration, heat exhaustion and heat stroke. Workers can become unwell due to heat exposure, when often it can be prevented.
When working in warm conditions employees should be taking regular breaks and cool down periods and it’s important for workers to stay hydrated and drink plenty of water. Where employees are required to wear personal protective equipment (PPE) as part of their job, businesses should take into consideration PPE which is adaptable to changes in temperature.
Here are some useful tips to ensure employees stay cool on warm days:
Visit our online shop to find out more about ZenOffice’s range of PPE. Or to discuss your requirements in more detail, contact your Account Manager.