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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

Jan 20, 2017
OSHA Safety and Health Topics: Extremely Low Frequency (ELF) Radiation

http://www.osha.gov/SLTC/elfradiation/

Extremely low frequency (ELF) fields includes alternating current (AC) fields and other electromagnetic, non-ionizing radiation from 1 Hz to 300 Hz.

Source: OSHA

Jan 20, 2017
OSHA Safety and Health Topics: Non-Ionizing Radiation

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

Non-ionizing radiation is described as a series of energy waves composed of oscillating electric and magnetic fields traveling at the speed of light (UV, visible light, IR, MW, RF, and ELF).

Source: OSHA