Management of Heat Stress on Construction Workers in Hot and Humid Weather


Grant Data
Project Title
Management of Heat Stress on Construction Workers in Hot and Humid Weather
Principal Investigator
Professor Rowlinson, Stephen Michael   (Principal investigator)
Duration
18
Start Date
2010-07-15
Completion Date
2012-01-14
Amount
568308
Conference Title
Presentation Title
Keywords
Heat stress, construction work, hot and humid weather
Discipline
Building and Construction
Panel
Humanities
Grant Type
Construction Industry Institute Hong Kong - General Award
Funding Year
2010/2011
Status
Completed
Objectives
To formulate updated practice guidelines for working in hot and humid weather To develop indices to reflect the severity of worker discomfort