Heat / Heat Stroke

Heat Stroke

                                                                                                         Photo Credit :NOAA

Detroit summers can get dangerously hot and humid as heat waves impact the region. Unfortunately, the dangers of heat are often overlooked. Heat is one of the leading weather-related causes of death in the United States, resulting in hundreds of fatalities each year and even more heat-related illnesses. Please see the important heat safety resources below: 

View National Weather Service Heat Safety Information and Resources
Heat Stroke and Heat Exhaustion Infographic
View Heat Safety Video PSA
Extreme Heat Video PSA