Radiation Controlled Area and Equipment Handover Form and Accompanying Guidance Notes

Source: The Society and College of Radiographers (plus others)

A useful industry standard form and procedure with guidance for the handover and handback of a Controlled Area between a medical facility (e.g. medical radiation diagnostic or therapy area) and an installer or service contractor. It is essential that is is clear at all times which legal entity has control over designated areas under the Ionising Radiations Regulation 2017 (IRR17). Furthmore, this procedure will help ensure that the correct set of local rules and risk assessment are being used, and who is the appointed Radiation Protection Supervisor (RPS).

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