All documents remain extant and will be updated, if appropriate, following the issue of the new Ionising Radiation Regulations 2018. References to legislation within the documents refers to the extant version of the relevant legislation and will also be updated following the issue of the new Ionising Radiation Regulations 2018.
The application of the principle that occupational exposures to risk and hence the risk of radiation exposure are required to be As Low As Reasonably Practicable (ALARP) is a fundamental requirement of UK Health and Safety legislation. This Good Practice Guide (GPG) details the principles and practices that are considered to be good practice in the nuclear industry. Click here to download.