NIR Safety Basic Requirements

Laboratories using non-ionizing radiation sources shall be designed to minimize radiation exposure to personnel and the environment.

 

UC Practice

 

Laboratory designs shall utilize appropriate engineering and administrative controls to prevent radiation exposure in excess of the applicable regulations, standards, and guidelines.

 

UC Practice

ANSI Z136.1 4.1

ANSI C95.1 4.1

 

Laboratory designs should be forwarded to the campus Radiation Safety Officer (RSO) or Laser Safety Officer (LSO), as appropriate, for NIR safety review and approval prior to being released for bid or beginning construction (for internal projects that are not put up for bid).

 

UC Practice

ANSI Z136.1 4.1

ANSI C95.1 4.1