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All workers – and supervisors in particular – need to recognize the conditions of a “hot” job and should be provided heat-stress training on worker risk, prevention, symptoms, monitoring, treatment and personal protective equipment.
We saw an increase in mine fatalities and injuries in the past year, many of which could have been prevented with proper training and attention to tasks. Remember to "Take Time, Save Lives."