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The Radiation Safety Institute of Canada is here 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.

These studies adhere strictly to our principle of “Good Science in Plain Language®” – ensuring that your employees, patients, residents or stakeholders clearly understand the findings.

With our down-to-earth approach to radiation concerns and our practical recommendations for action, our studies have led directly to the successful resolution of a number of major radiation safety issues for both public and private sector clients.

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Why Radiation Protection Makes Sense at Low Exposure Levels

We Need to Think More About Low-level Radiation By Laura Boksman, RSIC Chief Scientist First published in The Province on July 6, 2015, online edition Radiation is all around us. It occurs naturally in our environment, coming to us from the sun, from the soil and foods that we eat, and in the air that we […]

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Occupational Radiation – Champion your own Safety

Radiation safety awareness is not just for patients, but for the physicians and clinical teams treating patients as well. Radiation exposure has a cumulative effect over the course of a physician’s career. In cardiac catheterization labs, interventional radiology suites and electrophysiology, radiation exposure is a significant but often overlooked risk for medical staff. To address […]

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Commemorating the National Day of Mourning

On April 28 we are joining with Canadian workers and their families in the mourning of lives lost at work. Planning our safety program lets keep in mind hazards that are not so visible, like radiation. It did cost 220 miners their lives.

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