Site Accessibility Statement
Wilfrid Laurier University University Secretariat
December 18, 2014

Canadian Excellence

7.7 Radiation Protection

Approved By:
Original Approval Date:
September 8, 2004
Date of Most Recent Review/Revision:
February 8, 2006
Office of Accountability:
Vice-President: Finance & Administration
Administrative Responsibility:
Environmental/Occupational Health & Safety Office

I. Purpose

The university endeavours to ensure that the use of radioactive materials is carried out in a safe manner with due regard for employees, members of the public and the environment.

The university is committed to implement and enforce an effective radiation safety program to ensure compliance with the requirements of the Canadian Nuclear Safety Commission (CNSC) Regulatory Guide R 52 (Rev 1) Design Guide for Basic and Intermediate Level Radioisotope Laboratories or updated regulations.

For details of this program, please go to Environmental Occupational Health & Safety Programs and Procedures.