|Document ID (ISN)||76689|
|Convention or series no.
||HSE Booklet INDG334
Health and Safety Executive
||Working safely with ionising radiation: Guidelines for expectant or breastfeeding mothers
||HSE Books, P.O. Box 1999, Sudbury, Suffolk CO10 2WA, United Kingdom, Mar. 2001. 11p. 8 ref.
||This booklet provides advice to expectant or breastfeeding mothers and to women contemplating the possibility of pregnancy working in the presence of ionizing radiation. It outlines the precautions that the employee can take herself, as well as the legal responsibilities of the employer. Contents include: legal dose limits in the United Kingdom; informing the employer; limiting exposure to radiations; precautions when breastfeeding.
||ionizing radiation; United Kingdom; training material; nursing mothers; responsibilities; expectant mothers
||limitation of exposure; legislation; permissible radiation doses
||C - Training manuals, audiovisual material
|Country / State or Province||United Kingdom|
|Broad subject area(s)