The Radiation Safety Institute of Canada is a leading national provider of technical and regulatory advice, and can assist you in resolving concerns about human exposure to radiation in the workplace, the environment and the community. We are your first point of contact for all matters relating to radiation safety.
With over thirty years of experience, an expert staff and a comprehensive network of service partners, the Radiation Safety Institute of Canada will help you find the right solution for your needs.
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If you want to purchase, possess, use, or even store or transport a radioactive substance, chances are that you need a license from the Canadian Nuclear Safety Commission (CNSC). However, the process of obtaining a license from the CNSC is labour intensive. In addition to preparing the actual license application, you will have to develop a Radiation Protection Program that answers the specific needs of your workplace. If developing such a program is not a part of your everyday job, the task may be very daunting and the process of obtaining a license lengthy. Let us help you! More…
The Radiation Safety Institute of Canada is there to assist your organization or community to evaluate, understand and resolve concerns about radiation hazards. Over the years, the Radiation Safety Institute of Canada has acted as an expert, independent source of high quality scientific and technical studies, independent reviews and evaluations of radiation safety issues. More…
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November is Radon Action Month. Radon is the leading cause of lung cancer for non-smokers. It is easy to measure and easy to fix your home if the level is over the Canadian Guideline. Now is the time for Canadians to purchase radon detector kits and place them in their homes.read more
RSIC is proud to announce the launch of the Regulatory Search Tool. It is a free Tool, designed to guide you to the regulations governing the use of radiation sources that most directly apply to your specific situation or area of interest.read more
“RSIC congratulates the USW for their leadership in the 1970s to force action. In addition, RSIC applauds the USW for their continued dedication to worker safety in uranium mines across Canada and for their continued support of our institute as we continue to raise awareness and perform services that help keep miners and other professionals safe. ” Steve Mahoney, President of RSIC.read more