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Extreme Heat and Climate Resilience

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The NIEHS Worker Training Program (WTP) has been working with its awardees and federal partners to better understand the risks that workers and communities face due to extreme heat and climate change.

Below is an extensive list of resources that address occupational health and safety issues related to extreme heat, climate change, and ways to build individual and community resilience to the impacts of climate change.

Training Resources

WTP Resources

WTP Awardee Resources

WTP Technical Workshops

Federal Links and Documents

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)

National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH)

National Weather Service (NWS)

Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA)

Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA)

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS)

U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)


State/Local Links and Documents

Please refer to your state or local health department website for additional guidance on preparing for the health impacts of extreme heat and climate change.

Other Links and Documents

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