30 Nov '15, 12pm

Compliance is vital with new electromagnetic field exposure rules

Compliance is vital with new electromagnetic field exposure rules

The important thing to remember is that this directive will put the responsibility for ensuring workers are protected from the risks associated with electromagnetic fields on employers and as such anyone employing staff should be interested in this addition to EU Health & Safety law. Howard Venning Whilst we wait for practical guidelines to be published, which the directive states should be published “…at least six months before July 2016”, it might be a good idea to look at the requirements and understand how to identify the potential risks. Within the electronics industry we are in a reasonably fortunate position as we should have a passing knowledge at least of electromagnetic fields. This is because the most likely source of electromagnetic fields (EMFs) in the workplace will be those we create ourselves. The directive points out that EMFs can come from both magnetic a...

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