Study type: Law/recommendation/guideline

[Regulation on protection from non-ionizing radiation (as of 23. December 1999, revised on 1st July 2016)]. guideline

Verordnung über den Schutz vor nichtionisierender Strahlung (NISV) vom 23. Dezember 1999 (Stand am 1. Juli 2016)

Federal Council
2016, Verordnung 814.710: 213-233


The aim of this edict is to protect human from adverse or disagreeable non-ionizing radiation. It deals with restriction of emissions of electric and magnetic fields in the frequency range of 0 Hz to 300 GHz which are produced by operating stationary equipments as well as measurement and evaluation of the immision of these fields.

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