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Heat Illness

PPT DocumentHeat Illness PowerPoint (23 slides)

Word DocumentHeat Illness Prevention Plan (doc)

- The California Code of Regulations requires all employers, including districts, to have a heat illness prevention plan.  SIA’s model plan is designed to assist the district in establishing procedures that meet the regulation and to reduce the risk of heat related illnesses.  Note:  Items noted within brackets – { } require district specific information.  Be sure to complete these items so the entire plan reflects your district’s procedures.

HandoutsBe Heat-Healthy poster thumbnailPrevent Heat Illness poster thumbnail

PDF DocumentHazards of Heat (pdf)

PDF DocumentPreventing Heat Disorders (pdf)


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More Resources

Employer Sample Procedures For Heat Illness Prevention from Cal/OSHA

CalOSHA Heat Illness Prevention page

Also check out our SIA Resource Library for the following topics:

  • Heat Stress: Staying Healthy, Working Safely DVD (15 min.)
  • Handling The Heat, Video (5 min.)
  • Heat Can Kill, Video (6 min.)