Safety Hazard Alert – Hypothermia
A recent incident highlighted the need for a reminder/instruction.
- Do not leave a person/people at the scene of an incident until additional help arrives – even if everyone seems fine and encourages you to leave.
- Ensure that you are prepared for a breakdown or incident by having proper/additional clothing with you.
- Ensure that you have an emergency kit in your vehicle. – Extra clothing, warm blanket, non-perishable food items.
- Review the symptoms and know the consequences of hypothermia.
KDL employees please speak with your supervisor if you have any questions or require more information regarding this incident.
KNOWLEDGE IS POWER AND WILL GET YOU HOME SAFELY!