United States Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Protecting People and the Environment

T8  Operational Radiation Protection and Environmental Monitoring at Nuclear Power Plants

This session will present recent industry experience with direct monitoring methods for determining Effective Dose Equivalent from external exposures. NRC guidance on occupational radiation monitoring in Regulatory Guides (RG) 8.34 and 8.40 will be reviewed. The session will also cover the revised guidance in ANSI/HPS N13.37, and draft RG 4.13 for directly monitoring radiation in power plant environs. Diverse perspectives on the topic of direct radiation monitoring will be presented by speakers representing a wide spectrum of national and international stakeholders.




  • Micheal Smith, Health Physicist, Division of Risk Assessment, NRR/NRC tel: 301-415-3763, e-mail: Michael.Smith@nrc.gov
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