Heat Stress and Cold Stress: Responses and Recommendations
There are a lot of questions regarding FR/AR clothing and what to do in extreme hot and cold temperatures. In this webinar, our FR expert Derek Sang discusses the effects of cold stress and heat stress and what employers can do to keep their workers safe in these extreme conditions.
Learning Objectives: You'll learn:
- The difference between heat stress and cold stress
- How FR/AR clothing plays a factor in your body temperature
- How to avoid heat stress and cold stress
- What to look for when selecting FR/AR clothing for extreme weather conditions
Register for this free webinar below!
DATE: August 25, 2021
TIME: 2:00PM ET - 1:00PM CT - 11:00AM PT
Derek Sang, Technical Training Manager, QSSP, IASHEP
Derek Sang has been involved with the Flame-Resistant Clothing industry in a variety of roles from the service, manufacturing and garment sides of the business for over 25 years.
The first 10 years of his career Derek worked directly with end-users developing and implementing Flame Resistant Clothing programs specific to the customer's hazards. Over the past 11 years Derek has worked closely with fortune 1000 companies educating them on the various fabrics, FR technologies and the dynamics of Arc Flash and Flash Fire hazards as they look to develop FR Clothing programs.
Derek has developed and conducted over 250 educational and informational seminars here in the US and Internationally. He has been the keynote speaker on multiple occasions on the Hazards of Arc Flash, Flash Fire and general safety for a variety of companies, associations and organizations including BP, Marathon, DTE, SCE, ONCUR, IBEW, ASSP, BLR. NSC, VPPPA, NJATC, NECA, STEPs, ADIPEC, DUBAL (Dubai Aluminum), EMAL (Emirates Aluminum) now EGA, ABB (Abu Dhabi), SPE Offshore.
In his current position as a Technical Training Manager, Derek has developed over 40 hours of training curriculum for Bulwark University. These training efforts cover all aspects of FR clothing and are delivered utilizing live class courses, online training, webinars and seminars. Bulwark University focuses on non-commercial training for individuals and companies on the hazards of Arc Flash and Flash Fire and how to properly design and implement a FR Clothing program.
Along with being a recognized Subject Matter Expert (SME), Derek is also a Qualified Safety Sales Professional (QSSP), Certified Environmental, Health, Safety Professional (IASHEP) and Certified Virtual Presenter (eSpeakers).
Duration: 1 Hour