Document History of REGDOC-2.7.3, Radiation Protection Guidelines for the Safe Handling of Decedents
REGDOC-2.7.3, Radiation Protection Guidelines for the Safe Handling of Decedents, was developed to provide death-care professionals and the public with basic guidance on handling decedents who have undergone therapeutic procedures involving nuclear substances to ensure that radiation exposure is kept below limits that have been set to protect the public. Background information is provided on procedure types, the risks they present and methods for reducing the potential for exposure.
January 9, 2018: Invitation to provide feedback on the comments received during consultation has been extended until January 26, 2018 as the Quebec Health Ministry has produced a report in response to REGDOC-2.7.3. This report is now available and may be of interest to commenters.
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Canadian Nuclear Safety Commission
P.O. Box 1046, Station B
280 Slater Street
Ottawa, ON, Canada K1P 5S9
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|Consultation||August 21, 2017 to November 19, 2017||
View the August 21, 2017 News Release
|Invitation to provide feedback on comments received||December 12, 2017 to January 26, 2018||
View the comments received:
|Feedback received||January 29, 2017|
For questions and information related to REGDOC-2.7.3, Radiation Protection Guidelines for the Safe Handling of Decedents, please contact:
Directorate of Environmental and Radiation Protection and Assessment
Ottawa, Ontario, Canada K1P 5S9
Telephone: 1-800-668-5284 (Canada only)
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