According to Cancer Research UK, melanoma skin cancer incidence rates in the UK are projected to rise by 7% by 2035.
Sun Awareness Week is a wellbeing event organised by the British Association of Dermatologists (BAD).
The awareness event aims to provide the public with information on both skin cancer prevention – encouraging people to regularly self – examine for skin cancers. And detection – teaching people about the dangers of sunburn and excessive tanning.
Tips – Stay hydrated, wear the correct clothing, wear sunglasses and apply sunscreen properly. You should also consider what to do with staff who are required to work outside during the hot months.