Heatwave plan for England
The Heatwave Plan for England aims to prepare for, alert people to, and prevent, the major avoidable effects on health during periods of severe heat in England.
It recommends a series of steps to reduce the risks to health from prolonged exposure to severe heat for:
- the NHS, local authorities, social care, and other public agencies
- professionals working with people at risk
- individuals, local communities and voluntary groups
Full information can be found here- https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/heatwave-plan-for-england?utm_source=The+King%27s+Fund+newsletters&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=5730009_HWBB+2015-06-08&dm_i=21A8,3ETAX,FNH0UY,C7VR6,1
The Heatwave Plan can be found here- Heatwave Main Plan 2015