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Radiation Protection Group

Under the direction of Radiological Control Manager (RCM) David Kestell, the Radiation Protection Group (RPG) provides radiation safety-related technical assistance to the lab community to ensure that all work is performed safely, efficiently and in compliance with applicable regulations and guidelines.

  • BELLA facility

  • BELLA facility

  • BELLA facility

  • BELLA facility

  • BELLA

  • NDCX

  • NDCX

  • Gretina Gamma particle device

  • PET Scanner

  • APEX

  • APEX

  • APEX

  • LASER

  • LASER

  • Rifle, CO

  • Rifle, CO

 

 

The group:

    • Authorizes work with radioactive material and radiation-producing machines
    • Manages the site inventory of radioactive and nuclear material
    • Provides coverage for:
      • Radiological operations
      • Radiological engineering and shielding design
      • Internal / external dosimetry services
      • Radiation Safety and Transportation training
      • Instrumentation and analytical services
      • Radiological emergency response

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The RCM is a permanent member of the Radiation Safety Committee, which is responsible for advising LBNL Management on all matters related to occupational and environmental radiation safety, and works closely with the Price Anderson Amendments Act (PAAA) Coordinator to monitor radiation safety in work activities and resolve issues violating PAAA nuclear safety rules.