Good Science in Plain Language

Welcome to the Radiation Safety Institute of Canada. As the world-class centre of excellence, our mission is to promote radiation safety and awareness through sharing science and best practice. Our work is guided by the principle of “Good Science in Plain Language”®.

Education

Education

Radiation safety courses designed to ensure worker safety and employer compliance with the regulations.

Tech

Technical Services

First-class radiation exposure monitoring and testing services are offered by our National Laboratories in Saskatchewan.

Consult

Consulting Services

Experienced scientist are here to help you address an array of radiation related challenges, from licensing to workplace dispute resolutions.

Feature

New! Study Radiation Safety Online.

Questions about Radiation?

Free Radiation Safety Inquiry Service answering questions about radiation.

1-800-263-5803
info@radiationsafety.ca

News

GIVING THE GIFT OF RADIATION?

Gemstones are sometimes put through a nuclear reactor or accelerator because the high levels of ionizing radiation change the structure of gemstones resulting in fully saturated body colours.

read more

We Don’t Know What We Don’t Know!

Know more about this natural risk,
test your homes,put your feet up,
relax, and watch that latest Netflix movie.

read more

Radiation and Prevention of Occupational Cancers – Every Effort Counts

What we want to keep in focus are potential risks posed by radiation in a typical Canadian workplace. According to the International Labour Organization an estimated 609,000 work-related cancer deaths occur worldwide each year, it still amounts to one work-related cancer death every 52 seconds.

read more