Radiation Protection

From X-ray systems to regulatory compliance support, we provide a full-range of radiation protection services.

A Jacobs radiation protection adviser at work

As an HSE-approved Corporate Radiation Protection Adviser (RPA) body in the U.K., our radiological support to industrial and nuclear sectors includes:

  • X-ray fluorescence equipment  Download PDF (351 KB)
  • X-ray inspection systems used in manufacturing processes
  • X-ray systems for security scanning
  • Thickness and level gauges
  • Radiography
  • Sealed radioactive sources
  • Laboratory testing of radioactive material
  • Work in radon affected areas  Download PDF (96 KB)
  • Non-destructive gamma spectrometry analysis

Our specialist advisers provide a range of regulatory compliance support – from helping customers with radioactive waste to ensure that accumulation and disposal complies with environmental permit conditions, to advising on the transport of radioactive material between sites.

Support includes:

  • HSE notification/registration/consent.
  • Advising clients on legal and operational matters including development of radiation safety management plans, radiation risk assessments, local rules and training requirements.
  • Reviewing radiation protection processes and procedures for regulatory compliance.
  • Assessing potential radiological hazards and advising on control of radiation exposure of the workforce.
  • Providing statutory testing for leakage of radioactive material from sealed sources.
  • Approved dosimetry service.  Download PDF (316 KB)
  • Bespoke radiation awareness and radiation protection supervisor training.  Download PDF (432 KB)
  • Providing incident support and advising on remedial programs.
  • Characterization of radiological materials, waste, buildings and contaminated land.
  • Advising on the selection of suitable radiation monitoring equipment and provision of radiation monitoring equipment for hire.
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