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Table of Contents ECNDT '98

Session: Radiation Safety

PREDICT, an alternative approach to radiation protection in industrial radiography

Paul van Rooijen
AIB-Vinçotte Nederland B.V.
P.O.Box 6869, NL 4802 HW BREDA, The Netherlands
Corresponding Author Contact:
Paul van Rooijen
AIB-Vinçotte Nederland B.V., P.O.Box 6869, NL 4802 HW BREDA, The Netherlands
Email: p.van.rooijen@vincotte.nl, Internet: www.vincotte.nl
TABLE OF CONTENTS

Introduction

ALARA and optimisation: what's it all about ?

Risk-assessment and Continuous Improvement Programmes

What's new: 'proactive & dynamic' versus 'retroactive & static'

Dose calculation: Juggling with variables

ALARA-awareness and management of change

References

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  2. ICRP, "Recommendations of the International Commission on Radiological Protection", Publication 26, Annals of the ICRP, Vol. 1, no 3, Pergamon Press, Oxford, 1977
  3. ICRP, "1990 Recommendations of the International Commission on Radiological Protection", Publication 60, Pergamon Press, Oxford, 1991
  4. Smith, H, "The proposed new ICRP recommendations", NVS-publication no. 16, Delft 1991
  5. "Integration of management systems for OSH, environmental protection and quality, draft policy statement", Institution of Occupational Safety and Health, www IOSH, 1998
  6. "Radiation Protection Convention 1960", General Conference of the International Labour Organisation held at Geneva, www ILO, 1998
  7. Larsen, B, "Radiation safety and NDT", Insight vol. 37 no 12, 1995
  8. Plumstead, W.C., "The case for central IRRSP certification", Materials Evaluation, 2/1995
  9. Fletcher, M.J., "Institute to take firm stand against 'cowboy' radiographers", Insight vol 38 no 10, 1996
  10. Kolbe, P, "Radiation safety in industrial radiography", Insight vol.37 no 1, 1995
  11. ICRP, "Cost Benefit Analysis in the Optimisation of Radiation Protection", Publication 37, Pergamon Press, Oxford, 1991
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