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Guides and Recommendations

RPS G-1

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Guide for Radiation Protection of the Environment (2015)






RPS 2.1 and RPS 2.1

RPS 2.1 Safety Guide for the Safe Transport of Radioactive Material (2008 Edition), and
RPS 2.2 Safety Guide for Approval Processes for the Safe Transport of Radioactive Materials (2012)

As of May 2016, RPS 2.1 and RPS 2.2 were superseded by the IAEA specific safety guides listed in ARPANSA’s Trusted International Standards Register.

Relevant Code:
RPS C-2 - Code for the Safe Transport of Radioactive Material (2014).

RPS C-2 directly adopts the IAEA’s Transport Code SSR-6 Regulations for the Safe Transport of Radioactive Material (2012 Edition). For guidance on how to meet the requirements of RPS C-2 refer to IAEA safety guides:

  • SSG-26 Advisory Material for the IAEA Regulations for the Safe Transport of Radioactive Material
  • SSG-33 Schedules of Provisions of the IAEA Regulations for the Safe Transport of Radioactive Material (2012 Edition)

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RPS 4

Recommendations for the Discharge of Patients Undergoing Treatment with Radioactive Substances (2002)



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RPS 7

Recommendations for Intervention in Emergency Situations Involving Radiation Exposure (2004)



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RPS 9.1

Safety Guide for Monitoring, Assessing and Recording Occupational Radiation Doses in Mining and Mineral Processing (2011)

Relevant Code of Practice:
RPS 9 - Code of Practice and Safety Guide for Radiation Protection and Radioactive Waste Management in Mining and Mineral Processing (2005)


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RPS 14.1

Safety Guide for Radiation Protection in Diagnostic and Interventional Radiology (2008)

Relevant Code of Practice:
RPS 14 - Code of Practice for Radiation Protection in the Medical Applications of Ionizing Radiation (2008)


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RPS 14.2

Safety Guide for Radiation Protection in Nuclear Medicine (2008)


Relevant Code of Practice:
RPS 14 - Code of Practice for Radiation Protection in the Medical Applications of Ionizing Radiation (2008)


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RPS 14.3

Safety Guide for Radiation Protection in Radiotherapy (2008)

Relevant Code of Practice:
RPS 14 - Code of Practice for Radiation Protection in the Medical Applications of Ionizing Radiation (2008)


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RPS 15

Safety Guide for the Management of Naturally Occurring Radioactive Material (NORM) (2008)



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RPS 16

Safety Guide for the Predisposal Management of Radioactive Waste (2008)





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RPS 18

Safety Guide for the Use of Radiation in Schools (2012)

 




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RPS 20

Safety Guide for Classification of Radioactive Waste (2010)





 

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