Part of the Occ-Disease Prevention Webinar Series
June 2, 2022
12:00 – 2:00 PM
This session will concentrate on heat stress assessment, monitoring, and controls with presentations from OHCOW, and our partners WSN, and CROSH.
SESSIONS / PRESENTERS:
Heat Stress Controls and New Research Around Evaluating Heat Stress in the Mining Industry
Keith Birnie, Ventilation Specialist, Workplace Safety North (WSN)
Case Studies on Heat Stress in Forest Fire Fighters and the Challenges of Managing Heat Stress in Extreme Conditions
Dr. Sandra Dorman, Full professor/Director, Centre for Research in Occupational Safety & Health (CROSH)
Understanding, Evaluating and Managing Heat Stress Using OHCOW’s Humidex-based Heat Stress Plan
André Gauvin, Occupational Hygienist, Occupational Health Clinics for Ontario Workers (OHCOW)
NOTE: Use the links above to view the individual session posts/ recordings, or view the Event Playlist on YouTube.