How can we secure the safety of fireman regarding heat stress?
Hospital Corpsman Third Class Kyle Hilden checks the Wet Bulb Globe Temperature at Naval Health Clinic Charleston hourly during the summer months to ensure the most accurate and current heat stress conditions are relayed to base personnel.
Drinking is important
The most important treatment for heat exhaustion is replacing lost fluids by drinking water or a sports drink
Heatstress in sports
It is well known that soccer players are at some time or other subjected to extreme weather conditions. The temperature of the climate the game is played in is all important and will affect body temperature and thus the ability to perform
Measures body coretemperature
Body monitoring during exercise and heat
Capsule with quartz crystal and telemetric sensor
Transmits current coretemperature to recorder
Sport, industrial, defense, research