Heat stroke is the most serious heat related disorder and occurs when the body’s temperature regulation fails, and body temperature rises to critical levels. The condition is caused by a combination of highly variable factors, and its occurrence is difficult to predict. If someone is experience confusion, irritational behavior, loss of consciousness, convulsions, a lack of sweating or an abnormally high body temperature, seek emergency medical attention immediately.

  1. Establish a heat illness prevent program.
  2. Provide routine training about the hazards leading to heat stress and how to prevent them.
  3. Encourage everyone to drink at least one pint of water per hour.
  4. Designate a responsible person or implement the buddy system for everyone to monitor conditions and protect each other at risk.
  5. Arrange more frequent rest periods with water breaks in either an air-conditioned area or in front of a fan.

Gemba Direct offers several high velocity fans for immediate relief from the heat.

Direct Drive Portable Barrel Fan

Mini Floor Barrel Fan

Pedestal or Wall Mounted Fans

Personal Industrial Fans

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