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RF and Microwave Safety Programs

RF and Microwave Radiation safety programs are often a part of a larger radiation, or non-ionizing radiation, safety program.

  • Elements of a Comprehensive RF Protection Program: Role of RF Measurements. U.S. Department of Labor (DOL), OSHA Health Response Team, (April 12, 1995). Outlines the elements of a comprehensive RF Protection Program and the role of RF measurements in implementing the program.
  • Radio Frequency Safety. Federal Communications Commission (FCC). Provides access to FCC rules and guidance documents related to RF safety.
  • 2345, Evaluation and Control of Personnel Exposure to Radio Frequency Fields - 3 kHz to 300 GHz. North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) Standardization Agreement (STANAG).
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