CO N T E N T GU I D A N C E F O R SE C T I O N S O F CH A P T E R 7
This section provides an introduction to the contents of this chapter based on the
graded approach and includes objectives and scope specific to the chapter as
This section lists the design codes, standards, regulations (e.g., 10 CFR 835,
"Occupational Radiation Protection"), and DOE Orders which are required for
establishing the safety basis of the facility. The intent is to provide only the
requirements that are specific for this chapter and pertinent to the safety analysis,
and not a comprehensive listing of all industrial standards or codes or criteria.
SRIDs may be referenced as appropriate.
RADIATION PROTECTION PROGRAM AND ORGANIZATION
This section summarizes the program, including the safety management policies
and philosophies used as a basis for the program. Reference facility documents
detailing the program. Identify the organizational structure of the radiation
protection program including staffing levels and qualifications, positions of
authority and responsibilities, and interfaces with other safety organizations and
facility operations. The organizational summary may be provided in this chapter
or Chapter 17, "Management, Organization, and Ins titutional Safety Provisions."
ALARA POLICY AND PROGRAM
This section summarizes the ALARA policy and program for the facility.
RADIOLOGICAL PROTECTION TRAINING
This section summarizes plans and procedures for training general employees,
radiation workers, radiation protection technicians, supervisors, and managers who
are involved in operations or maintenance activities in any area where radiological
protection is required. Reference, as appropriate, Chapter 12, "Procedures and
Training" if that chapter presents requested information.
RADIATION EXPOSURE CONTROL
This section summarizes the plans and procedures for controlling: (1) external
occupational exposure to radiation; (2) spread of contamination; and (3) inhalation
or ingestion of radioactive materials.