ANSI Z308.1-2015 Standard Minimum Requirements  Workplace First Aid Kits and Supplies - Buy new ANSI Kits
ANSI Z308.1-2015 Standard Minimum Requirements Workplace First Aid Kits and Supplies - Buy new ANSI Kits

Treating Heat Exhaustion

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Heat Exhaustion?

  • Call 9-1-1 or EMS immediately.
  • Move the casualty to a shady or cool place.
  • If the casualty is conscious, breathing normally, and not vomiting; administer small sips of water or non-caffeinated fluids. Sports drinks are an ideal fluid.
  • Do not give the casualty caffeinated beverages, alcoholic beverages, or salt tablets.

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