radiation protection

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radiation protection

[‚rād·ē′ā·shən prə‚tek·shən]
(nucleonics)
Legislation and regulations to protect the public and laboratory or industrial workers against radiation.
Measures to reduce exposure to radiation.
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The DoT had moved a proposal to adopt the guidelines prescribed by the International Commission on Non- Ionising Radiation Protection ( ICNIRP), which lays down the basic restrictions and reference levels for limiting exposure to electromagnetic radiations from handsets and mobile base stations.
Network Rail is striving to put at least 100 metres in between houses and its masts, where the power of field strengths are 700 times lower than the level regarded as injurious to health by the International Commission for Non- Ionising Radiation Protection board.
These services would cover diagnostic x-ray equipment, ultrasound equipment, isoltope imaging equipment, radionuclide scientific support, laser equipment, ultra violet equipment, nuclear medicine, magentic resonance imaging equipment, personal dosimetry, ionising radiation protection services and non-ionising radiation protection services.