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Heat stroke vs. heat exhaustion: How to know which is which

Nearly 3,000 people go to the emergency room every year for heat-related illnesses, such as heat stroke and heat exhaustion, the Arizona Department of Health Services says, and knowing how to spot the symptoms is key to preventing serious injury or even death.... Read more»

How Arizona’s outdoor workers stay safe in the swelter

Earlier this month, Rep. Raul Grijalva introduced a bill that would establish a federal safety standard for workers who labor in the heat, both inside and outdoors.... Read more»

Forest Service tips for staying safe while hiking in the summer heat

With summer temperatures rising to all-time highs, and humidity staying low, Coronado National Forest is asking visitors to plan their outings accordingly and to use situational awareness.... Read more»