RPA SERVICE FOR USERS OF SEALED OR UNSEALED RADIATION SOURCES

 Are you a user of sealed or unsealed radiation sources from the following list? Check your use below and view the linked information sheet; then please contact us to discuss your requirements. We tell you more about what we can offer and also provide a more accurate estimate of the likely cost of the service. Note that further information is being added over the next few weeks. Thanks..


Schools or colleges - using small alpha, beta, gamma radiation sources for experiments



Industry



Security companies and other organisations


  • Airports; use of portable devices containing sources such as nickel-63
  • Ports and Docks; use of portable devices containing sources such as nickel-63
  • Police; use of portable devices containing sources such as nickel-63

 

Other users


  • Universities and teaching establishments (work with unsealed radioactive materials, calibration radiation sources, gas chromatography or static elimination)
  • Pharmaceuticals and quality control/research laboratories (work with unsealed radioactive materials, use of radiation sources such as nickel-63)
  • Environmental laboratories (use of radiation sources, ie nickel-63 gas chromatography or calibration type radiation sources)
  • Museums (geological specimens, dials and clocks)
  • Equipment and source suppliers (equipment containing sealed radiation sources)
  • Veterinary Practice (work with unsealed radioactive materials)
  • Radon (potential exposure of employees to radon gas in the workplace)


We offer Radiation Protection Adviser Services to all users of ionising radiation sources