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Radiation Protection Series No. 11

Front cover - RPS No. 11

Code of Practice for the Security of Radioactive Sources (2007)

The purpose of this Code of Practice is to set out the security requirements to be implemented by persons dealing with sealed radioactive sources. This Code has been adopted by the regulatory authority in each jurisdiction as part of the regulatory framework governing the use of radiation. The Code of Practice is a clear, practical aid to improving the security of radioactive sources. Its implementation relies on the development and maintenance of an effective security culture.

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Code of Practice for the Security of Radioactive Sources (2007) (PDF 270k)
(Updated to include Errata (PDF 21k) issued 12 September 2008)

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