Operational Radiation Protection

  • Robert Prince


This chapter addresses the operational radiological surveillance aspects of a light water reactor radiation protection (RP) program. Operational aspects include those functions associated with daily surveillance and maintenance activities in support of plant operations. Those activities typically associated with operational radiation protection functions at the working level are presented. These activities include performance of radiological surveys, radiological signposting, demarcation of radiological areas, access control, preparation of radiation work permits and job coverage activities. 


Radiation Protection Airborne Concentration Radiological Safety Airborne Contamination Routine Survey 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Robert Prince
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  1. 1.US Nuclear Regulatory Commission Marquis One TowerAtlantaUSA

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