We all learned in science class that homeostasis is the self-regulating process by which our bodies maintain stability. One of the most important functions of homeostasis is the regulation of body temperature, which is called thermoregulation.
NIOSH's "Prevent Heat-Related Illness" poster states "Wearing PPE increases your risk for heat-related illnesses". Incorporating climate control into your employees' PPE could be the best way of preventing heat-related illness.
The StaCool Industrial Vest is a one-size-fits-all vest for extreme heat environments. The StaCool Under Vest is a size-specific vest with a front zipper for easy on/off and is available in a wide-range of sizes.
Polar Products, a body cooling manufacturer in Northeast Ohio, developed a portable, collapsible cold water immersion system to facilitate the rapid cooling of persons experiencing exertional heat illness, heat stress and heat stroke.