Cooling off Heat-stressed baby Flying Foxes, a type of bat, are lined up to feed at the Australian Bat Clinic in Queensland, Australia on Jan. 9. Thousands of bats near Brisbane and the Gold Coast have succumbed to extreme heat, falling out of trees and dying during a recent heat wave which is setting record high temperatures in Australia.
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Workers who are exposed to extreme heat or work in hot environments may be at risk of heat stress. Get the NIOSH Fast Facts!
WHY THE PEOPLE WHO GROW YOUR FOOD ARE WORRIED ABOUT SCOTT PRUITT. Pruitt’s approach to the EPA is likely to threaten farmworkers, who are highly exposed to the effects of climate change, including heat stress and increased pesticide use.
Protect yourself from heat stress by drinking plenty of water and taking breaks if working in the heat.
Why the people who grow your food are worried about Scott Pruitt -- Pruitt’s approach to the EPA is likely to threaten farmworkers, who are highly exposed to the effects of climate change, including heat stress and increased pesticide use.
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