Frostbite is an injury to the body that is caused by freezing of the skin and underlying tissues. The lower the temperature, the more quickly frostbite will occur. Frostbite typically affects the extremities, particularly the feet and hands. Amputation may be required in severe cases.

Frostbite can result in serious injury and lost work time
Frostbite can result in serious injury and lost work time

It is critical for workers in cold weather to know “What are the symptoms of frostbite?” and “What can be done for a person suffering from frostbite?” Learn these and many more key safety facts, and comply with OSHA training requirements, through LBA University online Cold Weather Safety Training at

LBA University offers a variety of online and onsite safety and OSHA compliance courses. Contact us for more information at 252-757-0279 or

About The Author

Lawrence Behr is CEO of LBA Group and is an accomplished writer and public speaker on radio frequency matters. His experience with RF and electromagnetic compatibility matters spans over 60 years. He is an RCA Fellow and an SBE Fellow. Lawrence is a long-time amateur operation (K4JRZ) and enjoys hiking and canoeing.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

You may use these HTML tags and attributes: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <s> <strike> <strong>

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.