Guide on exposure to solar ultraviolet radiation (UVR)

This Guide provides practical guidance for persons conducting a business or undertaking and workers about managing health and safety risks associated with exposure to solar ultraviolet radiation (UVR).

This Guide contains information on the risks of solar UVR exposure, the control measures which can be used to help eliminate or minimise, so far as is reasonably practicable, a worker’s exposure to solar UVR in the workplace and guidance on how to implement a sun protection program at your workplace.

Safe Work Australia acknowledges the valuable contributions made by Cancer Council Australia and in particular, Cancer Council Western Australia in the development of this Guide.

Publication Information

Topic: Radiation
Type: Guidance material
Industry: General
Publication Date: 12/08/2013

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