|Document ID (ISN)||111875|
|ISSN - Serial title
|Convention or series no.
||Non-ionizing electromagnetic radiation: Current situation
||Rayonnement électromagnétique non-ionisant: état des lieux [in French]|
||Mar. 2011, p.4-8. Illus.
||Recent years have witnessed a multiplication of occupational and consumer applications involving non-ionizing radiation. Various rumours concerning the possible carcinogenic effects of this type of radiation have made newspaper headlines. This article attempts to shed light on the issue and take a balanced view. Topics addressed: definition of non-ionizing radiation; hazards; European Directive; responsibilities of employers; limitation of exposure; preventive measures.
||non-ionizing radiation; limitation of exposure; safe working methods; health hazards; risk factors
||Belgium; European Union; responsibilities of employers; comment on directive
||D - Periodical articles
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