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Radiation Protection Regulations

Version of section 7 from 2006-03-22 to 2020-11-24:

  •  (1) Every licensee shall inform each nuclear energy worker, in writing,

    • (a) that he or she is a nuclear energy worker;

    • (b) of the risks associated with radiation to which the worker may be exposed in the course of his or her work, including the risks associated with the exposure of embryos and foetuses to radiation;

    • (c) of the applicable effective dose limits and equivalent dose limits prescribed by sections 13, 14 and 15; and

    • (d) of the worker’s radiation dose levels.

  • (2) Every licensee shall inform each female nuclear energy worker, in writing, of the rights and obligations of a pregnant nuclear energy worker under section 11 and of the applicable effective dose limits prescribed by section 13.

  • (3) Every licensee shall obtain from each nuclear energy worker who is informed of the matters referred to in paragraphs (1)(a) and (b) and subsection (2) a written acknowledgement that the worker has received the information.

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