HEAT STRESS VIDEO - HEALTH AND SAFETY DEPARTMENT

Title translated into English

HEAT STRESS VIDEO - HEALTH AND SAFETY DEPARTMENT

Film: Duration in minutes

3 minutes

Content

Workers working outside under the sun are exposed to heat stress if preventive measures are not implemented and followed adequately. In the summer, the weather in Dubai is very hot, dry and humid, with temperatures reaching 45 °C (113 °F) for many days. Working under this conditions for prolonged times without proper measures could result in illnesses like heat stroke or heat exhaustion etc. Dubai Municipality as a part of Safe and Healthy Campaign launched a video as an awareness for all the workers working outside on the wrong and safe practices one could follow to ensure safety and prevent ill- health.

Target Group

WORKERS WORKING OUTSIDE DURING SUMMER

Awards

Won the 48Hrs Short Film Competition and will represent Singapore in Houston, Texas, USA.

Contact details Editor

DUBAI MUNICIPALITY
ABU HAIL16 - DUBAI , United Arab Emirates-18749 DUBAI

www.dm.gov.ae

Contact details Production company

OCCUPATIONAL HEALTH AND SAFETY SECTION, HEALTH AND SAFETY DEPARTMENT - DUBAI MUNICIPALITY
ABU HAIL16, UNITED ARAB EMIRATES-18749 DUBAI

www.dm.gov.ae