Thermal Environment Resources

Heat stress checklist

This check list is only to be used when conducting a heat stress risk assessment it should not be used for the purposes of a thermal comfort risk assessment. 


Thermal Comfort checklist

This table will help you to carry out a basic thermal comfort risk assessment.  


Heat stress in the workplace INDG451 (rev 1)

This leaflet tells you about the risks to the body from overheating when working in hot conditions (such as bakeries, compressed air tunnels, foundries and smelting operations) and gives practical guidance on how to avoid it. It does not address issues of thermal comfort in the workplace.  


Warning signs & symptoms of heat related illness

Heat-related illnesses are preventable. Learn the symptoms and what to do if you or a loved one shows signs of having a heat-related illness.