Athletic trainers and professionals use Kestrel WBGT meters and heat stress trackers to monitor the health and safety of the athletes under their direction. Further, athletic trainers can set the device to store data at specific time intervals and then send the information to their smartphones—making it easier to document, store, and share readings. Users can access pre-programmed zones for NATA, ASCM several state athletics guidelines, TB MED 507, and ACGIH in the Kestrel 5400 Heat Stress Tracker unit.
Nielsen-Kellerman (NK) is the parent company for a family of measuring and monitoring technology brands focused on providing the accurate performance and weather data needed for safety, business success, and research as well as athletic and recreational activities. NK specializes in building products that perform in the most challenging outdoor environments from the water to the desert. Kestrel Instruments is part of NK's ever-growing weather division, encompassing Kestrel® Weather and Environmental Meters, KestrelMet® Weather Stations, Rainwise Rain Gauges, Ambient Weather® Stations and internet dashboards, and PVMet Solar Monitoring Systems. NK makes the majority of its products in the USA and is proud to be both a recognized leader in Lean Manufacturing and an award-winning top workplace.