IEC TR 62471-3:2015 

Photobiological safety of lamps and lamp systems - Part 3: Guidelines for the safe use of intense pulsed light source equipment on humans


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IEC TR 62471-3:2015(E) which is a technical report, provides guidelines for the safe use of intense pulsed light (IPL) source equipment in professional premises. It describes possible adverse incidents that may occur in respect of the use of IPL devices and recommends measures to avoid them. IEC TR 62471-3:2015 sets out the control measures recommended for the safety of recipients of IPL treatment, staff, service, maintenance personnel and others. Engineering controls which form part of the IPL equipment or the installation are also briefly described to provide an understanding of the general principles of protection.

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Publication typeTechnical Report
Publication date2015-01-20
Available language(s)English
TC/SCTC 76 - Optical radiation safety and laser equipmentrss
ICS29.140.01 - Lamps in general
31.260 - Optoelectronics. Laser equipment
Stability date  2023
File size1499 KB

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