Public dose definition

Public dose means the dose received by a member of the public from exposure to radiation or to radioactive material released by a licensee, registrant, or other person, or to any other source of radiation under the control of a licensee, registrant, or other person. It does not include occupational dose or doses 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 under 641—subrule 41.2(27) or from voluntary participation in medical research programs.
Public dose means the dose received by a member of the public from exposure to radiation by a registrant, or to another source of radiation either within a registrant's controlled area or in unrestricted areas. It does not include occupational dose or doses received from background radiation, as a patient from medical practices, or from voluntary participation in medical research programs.
Public dose means the dose received by a member of the public from exposure to radiation or radioactive material released by a licensee, or to any other source of radiation under the control of a licensee.

Examples of Public dose in a sentence

  • Specific program elements that the inspector should review when assessing the licensee’s performance in this area include, but are not limited to: • External and internal exposure monitoring programs;• Public dose assessment;• Patient release and in-patient procedures;• Protective clothing, equipment, and engineering controls; and• Effluent releases.


More Definitions of Public dose

Public dose means the dose received by a member of the public from exposure to radiation or radioactive material that is released by a licensee, or from another source of radiation under the control of a licensee or registrant. The term does not include a dose received by a natural person from [background radiation, any] :
Public dose means the dose received by a member of the public from exposure to a radiation machine under the control of the registrant. Public dose does not include occupational dose, or doses received from a medical administration the individual has received, or from voluntary participation in medical research programs.
Public dose means the dose received by a member of the public from sources of radiation from registered operations. “Public dose” does not include occupational dose, a dose received from background radiation, a dose received as a patient from medical practices or a dose received from voluntary participation in medical research programs.
Public dose means the dose received by a member of the public from sources of radiation from licensed or registered operations. It shall not include radiation received: