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Sun Exposure – Additional Resources

Other Government Resources

The Surgeon General’s Call to Action to Prevent Skin Cancer
A comprehensive approach is needed to prevent skin cancer, bringing together community partners, business leaders, government agencies, and individuals for a common cause.

Environmental Protection Agency (EPA): A Guide to the UV Index
The UV Index is a useful tool to help take steps to reduce exposure to solar UV radiation.

EPA Sun Safety
Learn about the UV Index, protecting your health, the SunWise Program, and get fact sheets.

Additional Resources

American Academy of Dermatology: SPOT Skin Cancer

Laborer’s Health & Safety Fund of North America (LHSFNA): Prepare for Summer Construction Season with LHSFNA Sun Sense Campaign

National Ag Safety Database (NASD): Make a Better Sun Shield

National Council on Skin Cancer Prevention Resources: Outdoor Workers

New Mexico State University – Cooperative Extension Service: Skin Cancer

Skin Cancer Foundation