Radiation Safety Advice

This section of our resource presents a number of frequently asked questions (FAQ) regarding ionising radiation safety, protection from radioactive materials, background radiation and similar. We have split this into a number of categories so you can quickly navigate to your specific area of interest. If you are just after a simple definition without discussion then you might also find our radiation protection glossary helpful.

Radiation is one of the important factors in evolution. It causes mutation, and some level of mutation is actually good for evolution

– David Grinspoon -