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Document ID (ISN)43357
CIS number 85-80
ISSN - Serial title 0099-0027 - Professional Safety
Year 1984
Convention or series no.
Author(s) White M.K., Ronk R.
Title Do you have a hot and/or strenuous job?
Bibliographic information May 1984, Vol.29, No.5, p.27-29. Illus. 15 ref.
Abstract The need for fluid intake to prevent dehydration and associated reduction in performance and possible illness is discussed. Training is recommended to familiarise workers with the level and type of fluid intake which is required to replace loss of body fluids through sweating in hot environments or when wearing impermeable protective clothing.
Descriptors (primary) dehydration; hot workplaces; drinks at work
Descriptors (secondary) protective clothing; body fluid changes; impermeable fabrics; safety training in industry; heat load
Document type D - Periodical articles
Subject(s) Heating, ventilation and climate
Broad subject area(s)
Browse category(ies) Heat and cold