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Working with ionising radiation. Ionising Radiations Regulations 2017. Approved Code of Practice and guidance

A guide to the Radiation (Emergency Preparedness and Public Information) Regulations 2001
Date of publication:
March 2018
Series code:
L121 (Second edition)
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This Approved Code of Practice and guidance will help employers comply with their duties under the Ionising Radiations Regulations 2017, which came into force on 1 January 2018.

The publication is also relevant to employees who work with ionising radiation, radiation protection advisers, radiation protection supervisors, and general health and safety officers. It can also be used by self-employed people who work with ionising radiation and have certain duties under these Regulations, both as an employer and as an employee.

Main changes since the last edition (IRR99)

Updated: 2019-09-19