Vol. 3, 2018

Original research papers

Microwave, Laser, RF and UV radiations

OCCUPATIONAL EXPOSURE TO ELECTROMAGNETIC FIELD - TRANSPOSITION OF THE EUROPEAN POLICY

Michel Israel, Mihaela Ivanova, Victoria Zaryabova, Tsvetelina Shalamanova, Petya Ivanova

Pages: 197–201

DOI: 10.21175/RadProc.2018.42

The health policy connected with electromagnetic fields’ exposure of workers in Europe was developed on the basis of the ICNIRP Guidelines through the implementation of the Directive 2013/35/EC. The transposition of the EU Directive into the national legislation is a large process including the implementation of an ordinance, training of employers and workers, occupational health services, specialists performing measurements. An additional activity is the development of standard methods of risk assessment for practical implementation valid for concrete occupations and workplaces. Special attention should be paid to the workplaces with magnetic resonance imaging.
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