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Radiation: Industrial Radiation Safety

4 Lessons
24-35 Minutes
11 Quiz Questions

Course Overview


This video explains the sources of background radiation, the nature of radiation, and other sources of radiation, such as medical and dental x-rays. Federally established exposure limits are explained. Methods of monitoring work-related radiation and the frequency of training with regard to radiation safety awareness are also discussed. Proper accident evaluation and emergency response and evacuation procedures for incidents involving radiation sources are covered, along with tips for communicating with emergency response teams. This Video On Demand shows the relationship between the distance from radiation sources and the amount of exposure and the use of shielding and warning lights to control radiation exposure. Viewers are urged to ask employers about potential radiation exposures in their work area and to assume personal responsibility for their own safety.

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    Key Audience


    Industrial and laboratory workers who may be exposed to radiation

    Course Topics


    Introduction
    Basic Radiation Safety
    Radiation Source Handling
    ALARA

    Course Detail


    Course ID
    mmaxradi_vod

    Time

    24-35 Min
    Questions
    11

    Languages

    en

    video format

    SD

    captions

    No

    Resources

    Yes

    Lessons

    4

    Remediation

    Yes

    Bookmarking

    Yes

    Feedback

    Yes

    Microlearning

    no