UW Radiation Surveys

Every space where radioactive material is used or stored must be surveyed on an after use or monthly basis with an appropriate calibrated instrument.

When To Survey

Where To Survey

How To Survey

  • Wear Appropriate Personal Protection Equipment (PPE) (9.C.5)
  • Which Instrument to Use (13.D)
  • Meter Survey with Calibrated (13.C.2.b) Count Rate Meter (13.C.2.c)
  • Wipe Survey with Liquid Scintillation Counter (LSC) (13.C.1)

How to Record Surveys - "The Yellow Binder"