Keeping Your Workers Safe in Jobs with High Sun Exposure
Extreme heat is serious business. And it can have dangerous consequences, particularly for those working outside and exposed to the elements, such as in the oil, gas and petroleum, utilities, and construction industries.
Millions of workers in the Middle East are exposed to heat in the workplace, and although heat-related illness is preventable, each year thousands of workers get sick from their exposure to heat, and some cases are fatal.
So, how can we help to prevent this? This webinar from MSA covers:
• Heat stress, a health hazard that endangers workers’ safety and productivity
• Factors contributing to outdoor heat-related illnesses
• Different types of heat-related illnesses
• How to help mitigate heat-related illnesses
• Examples of heat stress initiatives across the world
• PPE solutions to help reduce heat stress, such as PPE with cooling properties, such as the new V-Gard C1™ Hard Hat
• Useful resources
Speaker: Vanessa Sirima
Customer Marketing Manager @MSA
Vanessa Sirima is MSA Safety’s Customer Marketing Manager for the EMEA region with over 13 years of experience in the PPE industry. She is responsible for Industrial Head Protection Solutions, and is passionate about sharing MSA Safety’s mission “That men and women may work in safety and that they, their families, and their communities may live in health throughout the world”.
For more than 100 years, our passionate mission of safety empowers us to protect lives. MSA Safety is a global leader in the development of safety equipment and pioneering technology that helps protect people and facility infrastructures around the world. We are committed to providing the latest in innovative, best-in class safety solutions that feature integrated systems capability and allow our customers to return safely to their families and friends. Every day our customers place their lives in our hands. In response, we provide them with protection they can trust.
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