Electromagnetic Fields (EMFs)

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Jan 20, 2017
OSHA Safety and Health Topic: Radiofrequency/Microwave Radiation

http://www.osha.gov/SLTC/radiofrequencyradiation/index.html

The Occupational Safety and Health Administration addresses what standards apply to radiofrequency and microwave radiation, health effects related to exposure, examples of safety programs and more.

Source: OSHA

Jun 01, 2011
The Lancet Oncology: Carcinogencity of radiofrequency electromagnetic fields

http://www.thelancet.com/journals/lanonc/article/PIIS1470-2045%2811%2970147-4/fulltext

This June 22, 2011 article in The Lancet Oncology reports on the recent WHO International Agency for Research on Cancer assessments.

Source: Lancet

Mar 01, 2008
Job-exposure Matrix (JEM) for Power-frequency Magnetic Fields

http://ec.europa.eu/health/ph_determinants/environment/EMF/brochure_en.pdf

A population-based job exposure matrix (JEM) was developed to assess personal exposures to power-frequency magnetic fields (MF) for epidemiologic studies.

Source: EC