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Oregon Institute of Occupational Health Sciences Featured Resources provide the latest information on workplace safety, health and well-being. Additional information can be filtered by topic in the supporting navigation to the left of the article content.

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Jan 24, 2017
Ionizing Radiation Home Page - World Health Organization

The Radiation and Environmental Health Program within the WHO’s Sustainable and Development and Healthy Environments Cluster, evaluates health risks and public health issues related to environmental and occupational radiation exposure.

Source: WHO

Jan 24, 2017
EPA Radiation Protection Home Page

EPA protects human health and the environment from unnecessary exposure to radiation by setting protective limits, providing technical advice, and preparing for and responding to radiological emergencies.

Source: EPA

Jan 24, 2017
Radiation Protection Services

Oregon Radiation Protection Services works to promote the health and safety of the people in Oregon by protecting them from unnecessary exposure to radiation.

Source: Oregon Public Health

Jan 24, 2017
US Department of Health and Human Services: Radiation Event Medical Management

This site provides guidance on diagnosis and treatment for health care providers for radiation events and exposures.

Source: REMM

Jan 24, 2017
OSHA Safety and Health Topic: Ionizing Radiation

This page provides a starting point for technical and regulatory information regarding the recognition, evaluation, and control of occupational health hazards associated with ionizing radiation.

Source: OSHA

Sep 08, 2016
RadTown USA

Explore this interactive, virtual community of houses, schools, laser light shows, construction equipment, flying planes, and moving trains. Each place in RadTown helps you learn about radiation sources or radiation-treated items you might find there.

Source: EPA