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What Is Heat Illness?

What Causes Heat Illness?

Preventing and Responding to Heat Illness

EMPLOYER SAMPLE PROCEDURE FOR HEAT ILLNESS PREVENTION (http://www.dir.ca.gov/dosh/dosh_publications/ESPHIP.pdf)

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Note:

Data from two studies is referred to in this etool as coming from Cal/OSHA investigations. These studies are:

Study 1 - Data from a document titled "Cal/OSHA Investigations on Heat Related Illnesses" is included.  Data from this memorandum is referred to throughout this etool as Study 1. To read these investigations, go to: http://www.dir.ca.gov/oshsb/heatillnessinvestigations.pdf

Study 2 – Data from a document title "Cal/OSHA Investigations of Heat-Related Illness 2006" is included. Data from this memorandum is referred to throughout this etool as Study 2. To read these investigations, go to: http://www.dir.ca.gov/DOSH/heatillnessinvestigations-2006.pdf