1. Workers Exposed to Excessive Heat
Heat stress can result in heat stroke, heat exhaustion, heat cramps, or heat rashes. ... Heat Rash Heat rash is normally known as prickly heat and miliaria. ... Consider seeking medical attention if the symptoms do not go away with rest and restoring fluids and electrolytes. ... If an employee has a more severe forms of heat illness or require an IV of fluids may be required to rehydrate, seek care at a hospital's emergency department (Mayoclinic,2014). ... Seek immediate medical attention if your body temperature reaches 104 F (40 C) or higher (WebMD,2014). ...
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