UV health and safety

UV safety products and services to ensure safe use and compliance with your legal obligations.

The Control of Artificial Optical Radiation at Work Regulations 2010, brought into law on 27th April 2010 The European Physical Agents (Artificial Optical Radiation 2006/25/EC) Directive (AORD).

The regulations define:

The regulations state:

All of our UV equipment is supplied with maximum permissible exposure times for the skin and eyes at specified distances from the source.

We also provide PPE, hazard warnings, shielding and guarding, risk management training and where required, on-site measurements and training.

On-site UV light risk assessment

Measurement and assessment of UV light processes to determine personal UV light exposure levels to help you meet your obligations under The Control of Artificial Optical Radiation at Work Regulations 2010 and to ensure the safe use of UV light within your organisation.

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UV risk management training

One day course providing information to help persons responsible for risk assessment and safe use of UV light equipment, welders and plasma cutters in your workplace. Provides peace of mind that you’ve got risk assessment and control covered, along with the confidence and acceptance of your process by the workforce.

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UV hazard awareness training

Bespoke information and training for operators, supervisors, maintenance personnel and managers of UV light equipment, welders and plasma cutters, designed to help ensure safe use for your particular application.

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UV safety products

Below is a range of UV safety products, sold individually or supplied as part of an OptiMinUV® solution.