Occupational dose definition

Occupational dose means the dose received by an individual in the course of employment in which the individual’s assigned duties involve exposure to radiation or to radioactive material from licensed or unlicensed and registered or unregistered sources of radiation, whether in the possession of the licensee, registrant, or other person. Occupational dose does not include dose received from background radiation, from any medical administration the individual has received, from exposure to individuals administered sources of radiation or radioactive material and released in accordance with 641—subrule 41.2(27), from voluntary participation in medical research programs, or as a member of the public.
Occupational dose means the dose received by an individual in the course of employment in which the individual’s assigned duties involve exposure to radiation or to radioactive material from licensed and unlicensed sources of radiation whether or not the sources of radiation are in the possession of the licensee, registrant or other person.
Occupational dose means exposure of an individual to radiation (1) in a restricted area or (2) in the course of employment in which the individual's duties involve exposure to radiation provided that occupational dose shall not be deemed to include any exposure of an individual to radiation for the purpose of diagnosis or therapy of such individual.

Examples of Occupational dose in a sentence

  • Table 11.3 - Risk coefficients and Weighting FactorsOrgan or TissueRisk CoefficientWeighting Factor (WT) Table 11.3 - Risk coefficients and Weighting FactorsOrgan or Tissue Effective Dose Equivalent (EDE or HE) - Occupational dose limits are based on the principle that the mortality risks for all probabilistic (stochastic) effects should be the same whether the whole body is irradiated uniformly or non-uniformly.


More Definitions of Occupational dose

Occupational dose means the dose received by an individual in a restricted area or in the course of employment in which the individual's assigned duties involve exposure to sources of radiation, whether in the possession of the licensee, registrant, or other person. Occupational dose does not include dose received: from background radiation, as a patient from medical practices, from voluntary participation in medical research programs, or as a member of the public.
Occupational dose means the dose received by a natural person in the course of employment in which the natural person’s duties involve exposure to radiation or radioactive material from licensed and unlicensed sources of radiation, whether in the possession of a licensee or registrant or any other person. The term does not include a dose received by a natural person [from] :
Occupational dose means the dose received by an individual in the course of
Occupational dose means the dose received by a natural person [:
Occupational dose means the dose received in the course of occupational exposure as calculated or estimated from dosimeters.