Radiation Protection Programmes for the Transport of Radioactive Material
This Safety Guide consists of 11 sections. Section 2 provides an overview of RPPs. Section 4 discusses the basic elements of an RPP as a function of assessed occupational doses. Sections 3 and 5–11 provide recommendations on the basic elements of an RPP, namely the scope, the associated roles and responsibilities, dose assessment and optimization, control of surface contamination, segregation and other protective measures, emergency response, training and the management system. 1.13. Eleven annexes are included in this Safety Guide. They include examples of RPPs, relevant excerpts from the Transport Regulations , examples of total dose per transport index (TI) handled, a checklist for road transport, specific segregation distances and emergency instructions for vehicle operators.