Durham County summers are hot. Heat is one of the leading weather-related killers in the United States, resulting in hundreds of fatalities each year and even more heat-related illnesses. In addition to the resources below, OSHA offers a free OSHA Heat Safety App for both Android and iPhone. Below are info graphs from the National Weather Service on how to identify heat cramps, exhaustion and heat stroke as well as preventative measures to take to reduce the amount of heat you should subject yourself to.

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