Minimum requirements for exiting a RA:
Observe posted exit requirements
Sign-out on RWP or equivalent, as applicable
Insert facility-specific information
Radioactive Materials Area (RMA)
EO5 Define the areas
controlled for radiological
RMA means an area, accessible to individuals, in
which items or containers of radioactive material
exist and the total activity of rad-material exceeds ten
times the applicable value provided in 10 CFR 835
Radioactive material may consist of equipment,
components, or materials that have been exposed to
contamination or have been activated. Sealed or
unsealed radioactive sources are also included.
Radioactive material may be stored in drums, boxes,
etc., and will be marked appropriately.
"CAUTION, RADIOACTIVE MATERIAL(S)"
Exceptions to posting requirements.
See 10 CFR 835.604
Areas may be excepted from the posting
requirements for periods of less than 8 continuous
hours when placed under continuous observation and
control of an individual knowledgeable of, and
empowered to implement, required access and
exposure control measures.
The following areas may be excepted from the
radioactive material area posting requirements:
Area, Contamination Area, or High Contamination