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Radiation Protection Regulations

Version of section 6 from 2006-03-22 to 2020-11-24:

  •  (1) In this section, action level means a specific dose of radiation or other parameter that, if reached, may indicate a loss of control of part of a licensee’s radiation protection program and triggers a requirement for specific action to be taken.

  • (2) When a licensee becomes aware that an action level referred to in the licence for the purpose of this subsection has been reached, the licensee shall

    • (a) conduct an investigation to establish the cause for reaching the action level;

    • (b) identify and take action to restore the effectiveness of the radiation protection program implemented in accordance with section 4; and

    • (c) notify the Commission within the period specified in the licence.

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