(210 ILCS 145/25)
(from Ch. 111 1/2, par. 8351-25)
Each tanning facility shall have on
hand at all times an operator adequately trained in the correct operation
of the facility so as to be able to inform and assist the public in its
proper use. Each operator shall perform the following functions as a
precondition to the public having access to the tanning facility being
made to the public:
(a) The operator shall require each person desiring to use the facility
to fill out a form specifying any and all prescription medicines and
over-the-counter medications they are presently taking. The form shall be
kept as a permanent record of the individual's attendance and progress.
(b) The operator shall require each person desiring to use a tanning
facility to use protective eyewear.
(c) The operator shall instruct the user in the proper position to
maintain in relation to the tanning lamps within the facility; the position
of the safety railing, if applicable; the manual switching device to
terminate the radiation in case of emergency; and a recommended time of
(d) The operator shall monitor the use of the facility to ensure that
the interior temperature does not exceed 100 degrees fahrenheit or
34 degrees centigrade.
(e) The operator shall inspect the facility to ensure that the floors
are dry. The floors are to be made dry prior to each individual's use.
(f) The operator shall give each person using the facility a written copy of
the warning required under subsection (h) of Section 20 of this Act prior
to each person's use of the facility. The operator shall post signs
warning consumers of the potential effects of radiation on persons taking
medication and the relationship of radiation to skin cancer.
(g) The operator shall be responsible for proper sanitizing procedures
for all sunlamp equipment and protective eyewear between every user.
(Source: P.A. 87-636.)