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X-Ray Awareness

xray-awarenessOur 2 hour X-Ray Safety Awareness training is designed to provide workers with a basic understanding of radiation safety in relation to x-ray sources in the workplace.

Subjects Covered

  • X-Rays: Radiation Made by Machine
  • Radiation Protection and Health Effects of Exposure to Radiation
  • Ontario Ministry of Labour X-Ray Safety Regulations (Excerpts)
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