Operators must be aware of their responsibilities under the Skin Cancer Prevention Act (Tanning Beds), 2013:
- Ask for identification
Ask for identification from anyone who appears to be under the age of 25 years and ensure that no one under the age of 18 is offered or sold tanning services.
- Provide written notice
Provide written notice of the business name, address and telephone number to the Middlesex-London Health Unit, prior to offering services.
- Cease all advertising and marketing
Cease all advertising and marketing targeted to youth under 18 years old.
- Post signs
Post the required health warning and identification signs.
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