|Document ID (ISN)||109588|
|Convention or series no.
Health and Safety Executive
||Reducing health risks from the use of ultraviolet (UV) tanning equipment
||HSE Books, P.O. Box 1999, Sudbury, Suffolk CO10 2WA, United Kingdom, rev. ed., Apr. 2009. 5p. 9 ref.
||http://www.hse.gov.uk/pubns/indg209.pdf [in English]
||This information note provides advice for operators of ultraviolet (UV) tanning facilities and their customers on minimizing the health risks of exposure to UV radiation. Health hazards include sunburn, skin irritation, conjunctivitis, premature ageing of the skin, skin cancer and cataracts. Contents: legal responsibilities; assessing the risk of using UV tanning equipment; persons at risk; operating UV tanning equipment safely. Replaces CIS 02-1906.
||radiation protection; United Kingdom; beauty parlours; health hazards; risk factors; ultraviolet radiation
||legal aspects; cataract; skin cancer; erythema; data sheet; conjunctivitis; hazard evaluation; age-linked differences; maintenance and repair
||F - Information notes, codes of practice, standards
|Country / State or Province||United Kingdom|
|Broad subject area(s)
Hairdressing & beauty parlours