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Radiation Protection Regulations

Version of section 8 from 2021-01-01 to 2024-05-28:

  •  (1) Every licensee must use a licensed dosimetry service to measure and monitor the doses of radiation received by and committed to nuclear energy workers who have a reasonable probability of receiving

    • (a) an effective dose that is greater than 5 mSv in a one-year dosimetry period; or

    • (b) an equivalent dose to the skin, or the hands and feet, that is greater than 50 mSv in a one-year dosimetry period.

  • (2) Every licensee referred to in subsection (1) must provide the following information to the licensed dosimetry service with respect to each nuclear energy worker referred to in subsection (1):

    • (a) the worker’s given names, surname and any previous surname;

    • (b) the worker’s Social Insurance Number;

    • (c) the worker’s gender;

    • (d) the worker’s job category; and

    • (e) the date, province and country of birth of the worker.

  • SOR/2020-237, s. 8

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