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Keep your top on

Health risks from working in the sun. Advice for outdoor workers from the Health and Safety Executive and the Health Departments in England, Scotland and Wales.

Overview

Provides guidance for people whose jobs keep them outdoors for a long time. These include farm or building site workers, market gardeners, outdoor activity workers and some public service workers. Contents: What are the dangers; Who is at risk of skin cancer? What can I do to protect myself? Clothing; Sunscreens; Check your skin.

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The body, Sunburn, Ultraviolet rays, UV, Sun protection factor, SPF, Moles, Skin cancer

Notes

Other related guidance is 'Sun protection advice for employers of outdoor workers' INDG337 ISBN 0717619826

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Author
HSE
Date of Publication
1998
Publisher
HSE Books
Length
5 pages
Format
Free leaflet / Priced pack
Series Code
INDG147
ISBN
9780717615780
Stock Code
INDG147RV1
Copyright Status
Open Government Licence
Keep your top on
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