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NIOSH fast facts: protecting yourself from heat stress.
Cincinnati, OH: U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Public Health Service, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, DHHS (NIOSH) Publication No. 2010-114, 2010 Apr; :1-2
Heat stress, from exertion or hot environments, places workers at risk for illnesses such as heat stroke, heat exhaustion, or heat cramps.
Outdoors; Occupational-exposure; Occupational-hazards; Heat; Heat-exposure; Heat-stress; Heat-stroke; First-aid; Emergency-equipment; Emergency-treatment; Environmental-exposure; Environmental-hazards
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DHHS (NIOSH) Publication No. 2010-114
Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing
National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health
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