UV rays from the sun offer us many benefits, but when exposed for too long without protection, UV rays can damage the skin and increase the risk of developing skin cancer. By safeguarding against the dangers, 90% of skin cancer deaths could be prevented.
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Employers have a duty of care to protect their employees from hazards in the workplace and according to HSE guidelines, UV radiation should be considered an occupational hazard for people who work outdoors.
Source: TUC Guidance for safety representatives