Heat Exposure for Agricultural Workers

As a consequence of the climate crisis, the length, intensity, and frequency of heat waves in Canada are expected to increase. In this report, CELA provides recommendations to protect outdoor workers and greenhouse workers against extreme heat conditions. It focuses particularly on migrant workers, an especially vulnerable but indispensable part of Ontario’s workforce.

Prepared by:
Zoé St Pierre, Student-at-Law
Jacqueline Wilson, Counsel

CELA Publication Number: 1502
ISBN: 978-1-77842-018-4

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