Preventing heat stress
If you work or play outside in the summer or areas that are warm all year you should know about heat stress safety tips. Heat stress is caused by over exposure to hot climates. You might not think it is possible but you can suffer from heat related injuries inside as well as outside. Heat stress occurs when your body’s core temperature rises above normal.
Glendale Fire Academy Fire Chief Sam DiGiovanna has very timely information, which he shared with KFWB’s Maggie McKay and Michael Shappee: