Radiation

Sunlight is the greatest source of ultraviolet (UV) radiation. Man-made UV sources include UV lamps, arc welding, and mercury vapour lamps. UV radiation is widely used in industrial processes and in medical and dental practices for a variety of purposes. Excessive exposure to UV radiation is associated with skin cancer, sunburn, accelerated skin aging, and eye disease.

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Health and Safety Fact Sheets (OSH Answers)
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Publications

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Welders Health and Safety Guide $15.00
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Radiation in the Workplace: The Basics
Radiation in the Workplace: The Safety Side