Surface heat temperature data
Heat is a significant issue, it creates
• Uncomfortable working conditions impacting on productivity;
• Significant risk of heat stroke, heat exhaustion & increased mortality;
• Affects the most vulnerable in society.
Architects, engineers, businesses, local & national governments need to plan for reducing the impact now and also plan for the impact of a warming world.
Planning policies are beginning to include heat.
Create a better understanding of Heat Impacts
• Mitigate the impact of extreme heat on vulnerable people
• Create business continuity plans - target cooling products & heat refuges, infrastructure protection
• Comply with planning policies
• Create corporate mitigation strategies
• Alert employees/stakeholders/customers/public