89 – Working safely in the heat

As summer approaches, so do the dangers of working outside during hot weather. Knowing how to work safely in hot weather can help prevent heat stress injuries and heat stroke, the most serious heat-related disorder.

To help beat the heat:

Further information

The Cancer Council has a number of resources to help implement sun protection in your workplace, refer to the Cancer Council website for further information and resources: https://www.cancer.org.au/

Feedback

For further information regarding this Safety Alert, please contact EGT on (08) 6241 6100 or talk to your Field Officer.