Working for prolonged periods in extreme cold conditions can lead to cold-related injuries and illnesses, permanent tissue damage, and even death. This test is designed to describe the conditions, symptoms, and safety protocols that are related to cold stress in both outdoor and artificially cold environments.
- Develop an understanding of how the body reacts to cold temperatures
- Identify physical and environmental factors that can lead to cold stress.
- Recognize the appropriate responses to cold -related injuries and illnesses
- Identify preventative measures to avoid injury and illness when exposed to cold conditions
Content/Test Creator: Safety Professionals LLC