Heat Illness Prevention Educational Resources

Environmental heat is a recognized hazard, and thousands of workers are affected by heat illness each year. Workers have the right to receive information and training about hazards and their prevention, and employers are responsible for providing the information and training workers need to prevent heat-related hazards. Heat illness prevention training should include the health […]

OSHA Training Center Spotlights Campaign to Prevent Heat-Related Illness

The OSHA Training Center at Chabot-Las Positas Community College District is announcing the launch of the Occupational Safety and Health Administration’s annual Campaign to Prevent Heat Illness in Outdoor Workers.  Industries such as agriculture, construction, landscaping and transportation employ thousands of seasonal workers every year who face a high risk of heat-related illness.  The primary […]