Locate and review an article related to temperature extremes in the work place.
Discuss Heat-related illnesses such as Heat Cramps, Heat Syncope, Heat exhaustion, and Heat Stroke.
Discuss the factors that affect the potential for a worker to develop heat-induced conditions such
as Acclimatization, Physical Fitness, Age, Drug & Alcohol use, Atmospheric conditions and workload.
The article you select must be at least three pages long and no more
than five years old.
Write a summary of the article. Include the purpose for the article, how research was conducted (if any), the results, and
other pertinent information. How does the article relate to what you are learning in this Industrial Hyginene course?
Discuss the meaning or implications of the article’s contents, as well as any flaws you find in the article. What could have
made the article better? Was any information left out?
How could the author expand on the results? Does the article’s information relate to your professional or
personal life? How?