Hot Environments

MedAire 9 minutes

This short course will discuss injuries related to hot working environments, prevention of heat-related illness, signs and symptoms, and management of such illness.

The sun is not the only cause of heat illness. A combination of heat, humidity and workload all have an effect. Find out how to better manage the impact of environments and how to provide appropriate treatment.

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MedAire, an International SOS Company, is the world’s leading medical assistance and travel safety service, used by over 50% of the world’s superyachts. For over 35 years we have been ensuring that owners, captains, crew and guests are prepared, capable and confident during medical and travel safety incidents, 24/7/365. We do this through our: medical kits, training, assistance, advice & consultations, emotional support and much more.

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  2. Price: Free
  3. Language: English
  4. Length: 9 minutes
  5. Intended for: All maritime professionals.
  6. Reference: Not based on any reference