Document History of REGDOC-2.7.3, Radiation Protection Guidelines for the Safe Handling of Decedents
REGDOC-2.7.3, Radiation Protection Guidelines for the Safe Handling of Decedents, was developed to provide death-care professionals and the public with basic guidance on handling decedents who have undergone therapeutic procedures involving nuclear substances to ensure that radiation exposure is kept below limits that have been set to protect the public. Background information is provided on procedure types, the risks they present and methods for reducing the potential for exposure.
June 26, 2018: Published.
|Consultation||August 21, 2017 to November 19, 2017||
View the August 21, 2017 News Release
|Invitation to provide feedback on comments received||December 12, 2017 to January 26, 2018||
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|Feedback received||January 29, 2017|
|Publication||June 26, 2018||View the news release|
For questions and information related to REGDOC-2.7.3, Radiation Protection Guidelines for the Safe Handling of Decedents, please contact:
Directorate of Environmental and Radiation Protection and Assessment
280 Slater Street
Ottawa, ON, Canada K1P 5S9
Telephone: 1-800-668-5284 (Canada only)
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