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Radiation Medicals & Health Reviews (COVID19)
Published: Apr 02, 2020
Source: UK GovernmentRead more
The UK government, via Public Health England, has released some guidance on conducting medicals and health reviews during the Covid-19 emergency.
A radioactive corpse contaminated an Arizona crematorium
Published: Mar 03, 2019
Source: AZ CentralRead more
An Arizona man whose radioactive corpse contaminated a local crematorium is raising concerns about how to handle the bodies of cancer patients who have had radiation treatment.
New Radioactive Exemption Guidance 2018
Published: Nov 13, 2018Read more
Guidance on the scope of and exemptions from the radioactive substance - August 2018
Scotland - Ni-63 sources
Published: Nov 13, 2018
Source: Ionactive News Service (via RPA 2000).Read more
For Scotland. 01/09, exemption for holding Ni-63 electrodesposited sources removed.
The definition of 'safe' is not strictly an engineering term; it's a societal term. Does it mean absolutely no loss of life? Does it mean absolutely no contamination with radiation? What exactly does 'safe' mean?
– Henry Petroski