X-rays are a form of ionizing radiation and can be a health hazard if equipment is used improperly or if shielding has shifted. Since electromagnetic energy carried by photons
can cause harm, all persons who handle or work near ionizing radiation is required to receive training regarding safe practices and hazards prior to working with these items.
Alternate Systems provides comprehensive X-Ray and Laser Radiation Safety Certification and Training programs tailored to make sure you and your teams are safe.
We provide initial employee radiation safety training and proper registration documentation for your device.
Next, using state of the art equipment, we assure that the x-ray system meets the requirements for X-ray user safety.
In addition, we support the implementation of your radiation protective actions including responses to State audits.
Our training and certification covers the requirements for you and your employees to protect themselves and your visitors from potential radiation hazards while complying with State and Federal regulations.
The full safety program includes:
Radiation Safety Fundamentals
Radiation Hazard Identification
Documenting of X-ray Safety Practices
Radiation Safety Officer Qualifications and Responsibilities
Procedures Manual and Quarterly Self-Audit Checklist
Assistance with Regulatory Registration
Radiation Safety Survey
Alternate Systems provides annual refresher safety training, survey of x-ray equipment periodic audits for regulatory radiation compliance. Our X-ray radiation surveys are NIST traceable in accordance with ANSI/NCSL Z540.3 and ISO 9001:2008.
Please take a look at a sample of our Radiation and Laser Safety Training programs and contact us today.