Adapt and give this handout to all workers who work outside at any time of the year as part of a safety talk on sun protection at work.
Use this checklist as a guide to implementing safety measures to control workers’ exposure to UV radiation on the job.
This video from Sun Safety at Work Canada illustrates the dangers of sun exposure and heat stress, and describes what workers can do to protect themselves.
IOSH’s No Time to Lose campaign is trying to raise awareness of work-related cancers, including skin cancer. Here are some tips for protecting your workers.
This video illustrates the dangers of sun exposure and heat stress, and describes employers’ responsibilities to protect their workers.
Post this infographic from the Occupational Cancer Research Centre, which shows how sun exposure at work increases workers’ risk of skin cancer.
Here are two cases in which the issue was whether a worker’s skin cancer or pre-cancerous condition was compensable under workers’ comp.
Display this poster from Sun Safety at Work Canada to teach workers about six steps they can take to protect their skin and eyes from the sun.
This infographic from the Deb Group shows the impact of the sun’s radiation on workers’ skin, the costs of skin cancer and which workers are most at risk.