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Oregon Institute of Occupational Health Sciences Featured Resources provide the latest information on workplace safety, health and well-being. Additional information can be filtered by topic in the supporting navigation to the left of the article content.

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Jan 25, 2017
OSHA Cold Stress Guide

https://www.osha.gov/SLTC/emergencypreparedness/guides/cold.html

Cold stress can be encountered in many types of work environment. The following frequently asked questions will help workers understand what cold stress is, how it may affect their health and safety, and how it can be prevented.

Source: OSHA

Jan 25, 2017
California DOSH Heat related illness prevention and information

http://www.dir.ca.gov/dosh/HeatIllnessInfo.html

Information in English and Spanish on heat related illness prevention provided by California Division of Occupational Safety and Health.

Source: CA DOSH

Jan 01, 2017
OSHA Safety and Health Topic: Occupational Heat Exposure

http://www.osha.gov/SLTC/heatstress/index.html

This page provides information on relevant OSHA standards, hazards and solutions related to heat exposure and more.

Source: OSHA

Aug 01, 2011
Using the Heat Index: A Guide for Employers

http://www.osha.gov/SLTC/heatillness/heat_index/index.html

This new guide instructs employers how to use the "heat index" - a single value that takes both temperature and humidity into account.

Source: OSHA

Mar 01, 2006
OR-OSHA Heat Stress Card – In English and Spanish

http://osha.oregon.gov/OSHApubs/3333.pdf

Heat stress card provided by OR-OSHA that lists hazards, symptoms and treatment of Heat Stress in English and Spanish.

Source: Oregon OSHA