Radiation Safety Manual

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INDUSTRIAL RADIATION SAFETY MANUAL

PART I

Approval Sheet
Table of contents
Acknowledgement
Preface

PART II

A. INTRODUCTION
Company’s Profile
Mission and Vision
Organizational Chart
- Company
- Section/Department
- Radiation Protection Committee
B. INDUSTRIAL X-RAY FACILITY
Location of the Facility (detailed location of the facility)
Layout of the Facility
Equipment Description/ Specifications/ Standards (ISO/IEC Standards) - Workload

C. SAFETY ASSESSMENTS
Equipment Safety
- radiation protection safety features e.g. interlocks, shielding etc. - testing, commissioning and safety evaluation

PART III RADIATION PROTECTION AND SAFETY PROGRAM

A. ORGANIZATIONAL STRUCTURE
Duties and Responsibilities:
- head of the facility
- radiation protection officer
- maintenance engineer
- operator

B. WORKPLACE MONITORING, AREA CLASSIFICATION AND PERSONNAL MONITORING - description of program for monitoring the workplace - measurement methods/ procedure
- frequency of monitoring
- policies and procedures for classification of controlled and supervised areas - description of personal dosimeters provided to workers and policies and policies for assigning dosimeters to workers - policies for reviewing individual doses, including reference levels and actions to be taken if exceeded - name and address of dosimetry service

- denote type of personal dosimeter
- verification of public protection
- “hot spots” inside the controlled area - program for monitoring public area

LOCAL RULES AND SUPERVISION
- description of local rules and procedures regarding protection measures and safety provisions; emergency planning instructions...
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