DOES THE HEAT AWARE CARD READ MY BODY TEMPERATURE?
No, the card registers ambient temperature (that of the surrounding environment or area.)
IS THE ENCAPSULATED LIQUID CRYSTAL ACCURATE?
Yes, when properly used and viewed the temperature will be registered within a degree, and reregisters every 20 seconds. This is important when moving from one area to another, especially when there is a significant temperature change.
HOW DO I WEAR THE CARD WHEN I AM WORKING?
Because of the vast types of situations in the job place, the Heat Aware card can be kept in a breast pocket or any place that is safe and easily accessible.
IS THE CARD WATERPROOF?
Yes, it’s made of PVC material and is laminated both sides.
HOW LONG WILL THE CARD LAST?
If properly used and stored the card will be good for 4 to 5 years. Exposure to the direct rays of the sun for prolonged periods will shorten the life span of the ELC* and render it useless.
CAN I GET THE CARD CUSTOMIZED FOR MY COMPANY?
Yes, the card can be customized with:
A. The Weatherproof Vinyl Label: This label includes imprinting two standard colors and attachment to the cards. Production: 2 weeks / Call factory for rush orders available in quantities beginning at 250.
B. Corporate Branding: The custom Heat Aware card and the Custom Heat Aware Twic Sized Card can be printed with your corporate logo Colors and information specific to your HS and E group. Production: 6-8 weeks after final proof approval, rush orders not available on custom card orders.
HOW CAN THE CARD BE DISTRIBUTED?
As a safety awareness reminder in meetings, the card helps the safety manager address heat awareness issues with helpful information in a quality, safety tool that can be used on the job, in a variety of situations.
HOW MANY DO I HAVE TO BUY TO GET A GOOD PRICE?
At 50+, we stock the generic card and the generic Twic sized card and they are readily available for immediate delivery.(Subject to stock availability)
IS THE CUSTOM CARD AVAILABLE IN OTHER LANGUAGES?
Yes, we have the card translated into Spanish, Korean & Portuguese and have the sources available for any requested translations.
DOES THE CARD WORK WITH THE HEAT STRESS MANAGEMENT SYSTEM SIGN?
Yes, the HATS-20 B version of the Heat Aware card has a work / rest ratio and a fluid intake chart that correlates to the same colored areas on the Heat Index chart and fluid intake chart on the Heat Stress Management System sign.
CAN I USE THE CARD AT HOME?
Yes, we encourage the use of the card at home to educate family members on the dangers of heat illness. Place one in your kid’s soccer or training bag, to remind them to drink plenty of water when they are out playing sports.
HOW DOES IT WORK?
Click here to download a brief presentation on how the Heat Aware card works.
*ELC- Encapsulated Liquid Crystal