2015 UNIVERSITY RESEARCH DOCUMENTS 42% REDUCTION IN WORKER PRODUCTIVITY WHEN TEMPERATURE INCREASES FROM 86F TO 88F Heat Stress ‘Dramatically’ Reduces Productivity, Study Finds BY LAURENCE STEVENS | APRIL 11, 2017 Research into the effects of heat stress on sugarcane workers in Kompong Cham province found that productivity was dramatically reduced as daytime temperatures soared, a […]

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The first update on my FB page at 7:00 am today morning was ” It will be a hot day in Doha, expected to be 109 F”. My thoughts immediately raced towards thousands of outdoor workers at their respective worksites enduring the relentless summer heat and scorching sun. A quick google search, showed serious statistics […]

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  If you were in Qatar last week you couldn’t have missed the gusts of strong winds and sandstorms sweeping over Qatar. While many of us rush indoors and are cautious to avoid the impending dust and wind, our friends at many construction sites are not so lucky, especially the workers and employees at high […]

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Escalating construction costs, difficulty in finding talent & manpower, payment delays and uncertain financial climate are common refrains in the construction industry in Qatar. Add to these the continual pressure from end entities and clients for timely project completion further increases the woes of even the seasoned project directors and C-Level executives in the contracting/construction […]

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With the beginning of another summer here in Qatar, the HSE professionals are getting busy with drafting the “Heat Stress Management” policies and communication for the thousands of workers and employees. Be it the workers engaged in construction of numerous buildings, Oil & Gas workers or the workers and engineers working out at the infrastructure […]

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