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W152 - Health and Safety Advisory: Heat Stress and Type 3 Asbestos Operations

In Ontario, asbestos remediation requires full-body protective coveralls, head coverings, and other personal protective equipment such as respirators, gloves, and boots. These types of protective clothing can put workers at increased risk of developing heat-related illnesses.

This advisory outlines the risk factors for heat stress, the symptoms of heat-related illnesses, and the measures that can be taken to prevent it.

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