Office of Procedures, Records, and Forms Policies and Procedures Revisions

SPPM Revision Memorandum

March 29, 2002

TO: Manual Users
FROM: Ralph Jenks, Manager
SUBJECT: Safety Policies and Procedures Manual
Revision Letter Number Forty-Four


This SPPM revision includes the following changes:

Chapter S90: Radiation Safety S90.00

The Radiation Safety Office has revised all seventeen sections of the Radiation Safety chapter in the SPPM. This revision includes changes to the following sections:

  • Radiation Safety Philosophy S90.05
  • Radiation Safety Responsibility and Authority S90.10
  • Radiation Safety Courses S90.15
  • Authorization to Use Radiation Sources S90.20
  • Radiation Machines S90.25
  • Acquiring Sources of Ionizing Radiation S90.30
  • Radiation Signs and Labels S90.50
  • Laboratory Radiation Safety Practices S90.55
  • Decontamination Procedures S90.57
  • Laboratory Survey Program S90.60
  • Sealed Source Leak Testing Program S90.62
  • Personnel Monitoring Devices S90.65
  • Extremity Monitoring S90.66
  • Bioassays S90.70
  • Prenatal Radiation Exposure S90.75
  • Disposal of Radioactive Wastes S90.80
  • Disposal of Equipment Used with Radioactive Materials S90.81