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Date PostedMay 11, 2015

Study Reveals Hefty Cost of Heat Stress


Source: Elete.com

An article on Safety website SafetyCulture.com.au recently discussed a study claiming that as the earth’s temperature rises, workers’ productivity is also effected negatively due to heat stress.

The study revealed that heat stress cost The U.S.A. about $US6.2 billion ($A7.92billion) and this number is set to increase as the earth warms even more.

In the construction industry we spend most of our time outdoors, which is why guarding against heat stress is particularly important to us.

Find out more here.

Steven Asnicar is regarded as a leader across many fields of industry. In particular, his specialisation across the health, infrastructure, construction, resource and utility sectors has seen him successfully change the dynamics of these industries through the introduction of new strategic, marketing, training and technical frameworks. Steven works closely with industry peak bodies such as Safework Australia, Australian Logistics Council, National Advisory for Tertiary Education, Skills and Employment (NATESE) and the Council of Australian Governments in the development of new delivery standards and industry specific programs.

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