Heat Health Alert – East, West and South Gippsland

Sunday 28th January 2018

The Chief Health Officer has issued a heat health alert to notify you of forecast extreme heat conditions at or above heat health temperature thresholds, based on the Bureau of Meteorology 7-day forecast

Organisations should respond in accordance with their heat plans.

Individuals should also prepare for the heat.

Heat kills more Australians than any other natural disaster.

Heat health status – Department of Health and Human Services

VicEmergency – incidents and warnings

Survive the heat – Better Health Channel

 

Drink more water 

 

 

 Never leave kids, adults or pets in cars 

 

 

Check in on others

 

 

Keep cool

 

 

Plan ahead

 

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