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Climate Change: Impact on Occupational Safety and Health
An OSHwiki article highlights the significant impacts of climate change on human health and safety at work.
From extreme weather conditions to higher ambient temperatures, the effects of climate change are far-reaching and varied.
Exposure pathways differ based on location and time, and different communities may be affected to different degrees.
The article emphasizes the need to understand and manage the risks posed by climate change in order to safeguard human health and safety at work.
Read the OSHwiki article: Climate Change: Impact on Occupational Safety and Health
Check as well the the new EU-OSHA publication Heat at work – Guidance for workplaces