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Original name: Forskrift (Nr 605 av 2010) om vern mot kunstig optisk stråling på arbeidsplassen.
Name: Ordinance (No. 605 of 2010) on protection against optical radiation in the workplace.
Country: Norway
Subject(s): Protection against particular hazards
Type of legislation: Regulation, Decree, Ordinance
Adopted on: 2010-04-27
Entry into force:
ISN: NOR-2010-R-89092
Bibliography: Ordinance online in Norwegian Ordinance online in Norwegian Ministry of Labour, Norsk Lovtidend,, Norway, 13 pp. PDF in Norwegian PDF in Norwegian (consulted on 2012-01-19)
Abstract/Citation: Contains 5 chapters and 16 articles concerning, inter alia:

Chapter 1: Introductory provisions (article 1-4, purpose; scope; target groups; definitions).
Chapter 2: Risk assessment, measures and more (article 5-11, systematic prevention of exposure; risk assessment; limits; assessment; calculation and measurement of exposure; measures; specific measures in excess of the limit; information and training).
Chapter 3: Medical examination (article 12-14, requirement respecting medical examination; employer's monitoring of the health survey; relocation).
Chapter 4: Penalties (article 15, penalties).
Chapter 5: Final provisions (article 16, entry into force).

Appendix I: Non-coherent optical radiation (Table 1.1.-Table 1.3.).
Appendix II: Optical radiation from the laser (Table 2.1.-Table 2.6.).
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