The Radiant Materials Storage Safety Measures

  • The containers producing Gamma rays should be away from other radiants
  • Providing a tag for each radiant as follows:

    1- The name of the material
    2- Level of radioactivity
    3- Age of the radiant
    4- Date of entrance and exit to the warehouse
    5- The quantity
    6- The name of the receiver
    7- Potential hazards
    8- Contingency plan in case of emergency
  1. Regular inspection to warehouses to make sure that there is no release
  2. Providing Lead containers for radiant materials
  3. Radiant materials containers should be opened in special cabinets
  4. Bottles of liquid radiant materials should be preserved in tight closed containers so that the liquid does not spill in case of leakage.