Newsletter Article – II, 2; October 2010: What Does ALARA Mean? and Identifying the Infrared or UV Laser Beam

Newsletter Article – II, 2; October 2010: What Does ALARA Mean? and Identifying the Infrared or UV Laser Beam

What Does ALARA Mean?
How many times have you heard the acronym ALARA mentioned at either a radiation safety training session, Radiation Hazard Control Group (RHCG) meeting or an audit / inspection conducted by your friendly Radiation Safety staff member?

Identifying the Infrared or UV Laser Beam
Special tools or materials are often employed by individuals during the beam profiling stage.

In Case You Haven’t ’Herd’: A Newsletter of Tufts Environmental Health and Safety
Volume II, Issue 2; October 2010
http://publicsafety.tufts.edu/ehs/files/October2010.VII2-ALARA-UVLaserBeam.pdf