Wednesday, January 17, 2018
Most people, especially individuals who work outside, have learned to properly layer to provide protection but even the slightest lowering of temperature can lead to a condition known as cold stress. Cold stress can occur without initially being noticed. Cold stress is an umbrella term that describes those various cold related illness (hypothermia, frostbite trench foot, and chilblain) hat occur when working in cold/wet conditions.
Learn more about the symptoms, treatments and prevention of cold stress conditions "Cold Weather Casualties and Injuries Chart".