Nuclear gauges used for industrial applications contain large activities of radiation necessitating careful oversight to ensure proper radiation safety practices and security measures are all diligently observed. The Code of Federal Regulations covers all regulatory aspects of nuclear gauges and radiation safety. The RSO must be familiar with each section covered under the laws detailed […]
The RSO is specifically responsible for watching over employee dose, training, inspections, emergency actions, proper radwaste disposal, and ensuring all elements of a radiation safety program are implemented and functioning properly. This section addresses each of these specific areas.
This lesson presents all the requirements for legally possessing, operating, and maintaining nuclear gauges at your site. Regulations are very specific as to how they are to be handled and cared for. This lesson will cover training, operating and emergency procedures, signage, security measures, shipping, radiation safety and more. As the RSO, you are completely […]
This lesson contains nine topics regarding radiation safety. Promoting, maintaining and ensuring radiation safety is very central to the role of a Radiation Safety Officer (RSO). The RSO position carries a very high level of responsibility for personnel safety and company liability. They should, therefore, be knowledgeable, reliable, and empowered to act in the best […]