Understanding Heat-Related Illnesses and Prevention [11.23]
Date: Thursday, March 12, 2020
Time: 11:15 AM - 12:15 PM
Location: Greater Columbus Convention Center

   Richard Barcum, President, Cardinal Compliance Consultants LLC

Track: Construction
Secondary Track: Agriculture and Green Industries
Session Type: Educational Session
Skill Level: Basic

Each year thousands of workers suffer the effects of exposure to excessive heat. This session provides information on the ways that heat exposure affects the human body, the recognition of heat-related illness, and precautions that can and should be taken in their prevention.

Learning Objectives:
1. Recognize heat-related illnesses and their symptoms.
2. Explain methods to prevent and treat heat-related illnesses.
3. Describe how hot conditions affect the body.
4. Select the appropriate monitoring system for your organization.

CEU Hours:  
  IACET: 0.1
  HRCI: 1
  CCM: 1
  RN: 1
  CDMS: 1
  EPA: 1
  Sanitarian: 1
  BWC Discount Programs: 1

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