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HEAT-SHIELD forecast web Platform

June 05, 2019

Stakeholders meeting held in Florence to show the Heat-Shield forecast web Platform.

As Climate Heats Up, Government Must Protect Workers From Heat

October 01, 2018

As Climate Heats Up, Government Must Protect Workers From Heat

Organizations File Petition – Joined by Former OSHA Officials – Urging Agency to Issue National Heat Protection Standard

 

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The federal government must establish protections for workers who are subject to extreme heat, more than 130 organizations said today in a petition (PDF) to the U.S. Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA). Joining the petition were former OSHA Directors Dr. Eula Bingham and Dr. David Michaels, former California/OSHA Director Ellen Widess, heat illness prevention researcher Dr. Marc Schenker and 89 other individuals. 

Heat attacks health and productivity. What to do?

June 20, 2018

Article in Slovenian

Kako se spopasti s posledicami vročinskih valov, ki so postali aktualni tudi v Sloveniji, delodajalci, sindikati in pristojne javne institucije pa se s tem vprašanjem ukvarjajo zelo skromno.

HEAT-SHIELD study in construction industry in Spain

October 15, 2017

Article in Spanish

En España, el estudio se ha centrado en trabajadores de Acciona que realizan labores relacionadas con la construcción.

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