Tuesday, May 26, 2015
Dehydration is not a joking matter!
The temperatures are heating up here in Arizona! Are you drinking enough water?
Last year our firm represented a mother who's son died of Heat Stroke. He was a construction worker who worked outside all day and even though he was young and relatively healthy, he died as a result of not drinking enough water. It was a heartbreaking and preventable loss of life.
Would you be able to recognize the signs and symptoms of Heath Exhaustion and Heat Stroke? Take a look at the outline below to familiarize yourself.
Now, take a look at what Heat Stroke does to you body and why /how it can be fatal.
If you or someone you know is suffering from any of the symptoms of Heat Exhaustion or Heat Stroke, seek medical attention immediately. And remember, if you are feeling thirsty; you are already dehydrated!
Snow, Carpio & Weekley serves the entire State of Arizona. If you or someone you know has suffered a work injury or has a disabling medical condition that prevents you from working, call us toll free at 855-325-4781 to schedule a free consultation over the phone or in person. You can also see more information about Snow, Carpio & Weekley on our website at www.workinjuryaz.com.