National Heat Awareness Day 2023: History, Significance

National Heat Awareness Day 2023: History, Significance – Every year, National Heat Awareness Day is observed on the last Friday of May. This year, the day falls on May 27. the day aims to raise awareness among workers, employers, and the public at large about the (preventable) health dangers related to heat, in order to reduce the overall rate of illnesses and deaths caused by it.

  • The day also promotes people to consume more water to avoid heat-related illnesses.
  • Every year in the United States, Citizens suffer and die from heat-related illnesses that could have easily been avoided with the proper protective measures and intervention.

National Heat Awareness Day 2023: History

  • The Occupational Safety and Health Administration and the National Weather Service, an agency of the US Federal Government formed National Heat Awareness Day.
  • It also holds significance as millions of people lost their lives due to heat waves.

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