Accession Number:

ADA583686

Title:

Radiological Health Protection Issues Associated with Use of Active Detection Technology Systems for Detection of Radioactive Threat Materials

Descriptive Note:

Technical rept. 14 Apr 2009- 14 Nov 2011

Corporate Author:

NATIONAL COUNCIL ON RADIATION PROTECTION AND MEASUREMENTS BETHESDA MD

Report Date:

2013-07-01

Pagination or Media Count:

113.0

Abstract:

Commentary from the National Council on Radiation Protection and Measurements NCRP Scientific Committee 1-19. NCRP was asked to provide a review of health protection and safety issues specifically for the use of active detection technology security systems. It addresses important factors in the design and testing of ADT systems that must be given attention prior to their deployment.

Subject Categories:

  • Medicine and Medical Research
  • Nuclear Radiation Shielding, Protection and Safety

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE