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Beat the Heat

Know the Signs And Symptoms of Heat Related Illness

 

Heat Exhaustion

Heat Exhaustion happens when your body loses too much water and salt through sweating. Symptoms may include:

 

  • Dizziness
  • Headache
  • Sweaty Skin
  • Fast Heart Beat
  • Nausea and Vomiting
  • Weakness
  • Cramps

Heat Stroke

Heat Stroke is the most serious heat-related illness. Usually, when your body builds up heat, you sweat to get rid of the extra heat. With heat stroke, your body can’t cool down. The symptoms may include:

 

  • Confusion
  • Fainting
  • Seizures
  • Very high body temperature
  • Hot dry skin or profuse sweating

 

 

Heat Stroke is a Serious Medical Emergency

Call 911 if a coworker shows any signs or symptoms of Heat Stroke