Managing the risks of working in heat
Safe Work Australia
This Guide provides practical guidance for a person conducting a business or undertaking (PCBU) on how to manage the risks associated with working in heat and information on what to do if a worker begins to suffer from a heat-related illness.
This Guide addresses heat that poses a direct risk to a worker’s health and safety. For information on thermal comfort, where a worker is comfortable at a particular temperature, see the Code of Practice: Managing the work environment and facilities.
Working In Heat
Managing The Risks Of Heat
Appendix 1: First Aid Cheat Sheet
Appendix 2: Risk Management Checklist