(common for various
works and activities)
General information.

Problem : Precipitation, low or high temperatures in the case of work in the open air

Questions / observations
Activities improving the state of OSH

Are the workers exposed to being soaked, frozen or overheating during work in the open air under various atmospheric conditions At times of high temperatures, provide:
• rest breaks at times when heavy work is performed

• cooling drinks appropriately to the needs of the workers.
At times of low temperatures, provide:
• rest in heated premises

• hot drinks

• warm winter clothing (boots, gloves, protective clothing).
At times of precipitation, provide:
• protective clothing (rain-proof)

• the ability to dry clothes (access to clothes dryers)

• roofing over the work post on the building site.




See also:


Module of the STER System supporting selection of personal protective equipment