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Excess heat 21.05.2018

39.4 Definition of Heat Waves

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Heat waves have always occurred, but they are expected to intensify in frequency, duration and intensity because of climate change. Germany ...

Excess heat 21.05.2018 39.4 Definition of Heat Waves Healthy living 21.05.2018 39.3 Housing Conditions and Gastrointestinal Infections Excess cold 21.05.2018 39.2 Old and Cold Housing standards 21.05.2018 39.1 Cost Benefit of Injury Prevention Modifications Excess heat 20.03.2018 38.5 Heat-related Morbidity Excess heat 20.03.2018 38.4 Overheating in Dwellings Indoor environment 20.03.2018 38.3 Indoor Air Quality and Energy Efficiency
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Dr Stephen Battersby

Dr Stephen Battersby

Professor David Ormandy

Professor David Ormandy

Dr Stephen Battersby has over 40 years experience in Environmental Health specialising in housing but with other public health interests. He is editor of Clay’s Handbook of Environmental Health. He is currently running the RHE UK Housing forums and teaching courses on the HHSRS, enforcement and preparing for appeals to the Residential Property Tribunal

Professor David Ormandy is visiting academic at the Division of Health Sciences in Warwick Medical School. His interests include housing conditions and health; the assessment of housing conditions; and the formulation of housing standards. He has worked with the World Health Organization, and in New Zealand, France, and the USA.

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