|Document ID (ISN)||57482|
|Convention or series no.
||IAEA Safety Series 91
||Emergency planning and preparedness for accidents involving radioactive materials used in medicine, industry, research and teaching
||Division of Publications, International Atomic Energy Agency, Wagramerstrasse 5, P.O. Box 100, 1400 Wien, Austria, 1989. 92p. Illus. 26 ref.
||This guidance publication is intended to be used in the preparation of response plans for accidents involving radioactive materials used in medicine, industry, research and teaching. Contents: accident analysis and action levels (uses of radioactive materials and potential accidents, exposure pathways, criteria for setting action levels); protective measures; planning for an emergency response; procedures for implementation; medical aspects; public information; training and exercises; maintaining and updating emergency plans. Appendices include examples of accidents involving radioactive materials, a sample radiography contingency plan and a description of a mobile intervention unit.
||ionizing radiation; radiation protection; occupational accidents; teaching; emergency organization; health services; IAEA
||accident descriptions; emergency-treatment organization; radiation shielding; responsibilities; radiation monitoring; radiography; radiation protective clothing
||E - Books, reports, proceedings
|Broad subject area(s)
Health care services
Teaching and educational institutions