November 2009

Climate change impacts on occupational health: Tord Kjellstrom

Climate change is already creating a hotter environment during the hot season in most cities of the world. Heat stress at temperatures above 30o C creates difficulties for people doing heavy physical labour. This is sometimes a problem in New Zealand in forestry work, and the problems will increase.

Posted in climate change and research and video & audio on 18 November 2009 – 4:46 pm