The Heat List: Heat Stress Resources on the Internet

Cal/OSHA's Heat Illness Prevention Regulation (for all outdoor places of employment):

Resources From NIOSH and OSHA and the EPA :

  • Working Outdoors in Warm Climates - from OSHA
  • Working in Hot Environments - from NIOSH
  • "Extreme Heat" - from the CDC
  • "NIOSH Safety and Health Topic: Heat Stress"
  • Protecting Workers in Hot Environments - from OSHA
  • The Heat Stress Quick Card - from OSHA
  • Heat Stress in Agriculture - from the EPA
  • Excessive Heat Events Guidebook - from the EPA
  • Resources from California:

  • Heat illness prevention emergency regulation enforcement questions and answers - from Cal/OSHA
  • "Heat Illness On The Job" - and "Heat Illness - Shade" - and "Heat Illness - Acclimate" - in Cantonese, English, Hmong, Korean, Mandarin, Mixteco, Spanish, Vietnamese
  • Heat-Related Illness Prevention Resources - from Cal/OSHA
  • Cal/OSHA and Heat Stress - A Compendium of Cal/OSHA's Regulations Relating to Heat Stress
  • History: Minutes of the Cal/OSHA Regulatory Development Advisory Committee On Heat Stress Control, December 9, 1999
  • Heat Stress Awareness - from UC Davis
  • Heat Stress Resource Links:

  • Intellicast: Enter ZIP Code, get Heat Index and forecast high
  • Heat Stress - an article by Richard Dresser, CSP, CET
  • Heat Stress chapter from Stanford University Safety Manual
  • Heat Stress (Sun Stress)
  • "What is Heat Stress?" - from the Canadian Centre for Occupational Health and Safety

  • Last Updated May 11, 2010


    All suggestions on improving this web page welcome - send me your favorite useful links to heat illness prevention-related web pages - and be sure to let me know if any of these links have expired. Thanks