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Virginia Administrative Code
Title 12. Health
Agency 5. Department of Health
Chapter 481. Virginia Radiation Protection Regulations

12VAC5-481-2940. Reports.

A. In addition to the reporting requirements in this chapter, licensees shall report the following events:

1. Source stuck in an unshielded position;

2. Any fire or explosion in a radiation room;

3. Damage to the source racks;

4. Failure of the cable or drive mechanism used to move the source racks;

5. Inoperability of the access control system;

6. Detection of radiation source by the product exit monitor;

7. Detection of radioactive contamination attributable to licensed radioactive material;

8. Structural damage to the pool liner or walls;

9. Abnormal water loss or leakage from the source storage pool (greater than the design parameters); and

10. Pool water conductivity exceeding 100 microsiemens per centimeter.

B. The reports shall include a telephone report within 24 hours as described in 12VAC5-481-1100 and a written report within 30 days as described in 12VAC5-481-1110.

Statutory Authority

§ 32.1-229 of the Code of Virginia.

Historical Notes

Derived from Virginia Register Volume 22, Issue 25, eff. September 20, 2006; amended, Virginia Register Volume 24, Issue 18, eff. June 12, 2008; Volume 32, Issue 24, eff. August 25, 2016.

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