The Red Cross has resources for Heat Wave Safety to help you, your coworkers, and your family stay safe during the hot weather.

A heat wave is a prolonged period of excessive heat, generally 10 degrees or more above average, often combined with excessive humidity.

Click below for a list of things to check before you go out into the heat:


Click below to see the checklist in other languages (scroll down to near the bottom of the Red Cross page):


Click below to download EMERGENCY, an app that can send you severe weather and emergency alerts: