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Curtin University
Health & Safety

Radiation Safety

Overview

Being a research university means that Curtin has various radiation-producing sources and equipment. Ownership and use of these goods is controlled by various pieces of legislation including WA's Radiation Safety Act.

Curtin has a Radiation Safety Committee that oversees use of radiation at Curtin. Curtin also has a Radiation Safety Officer to assist with day to day radiation-related operations. Please do not hesitate to contact  the Radiation Safety Officer if you have any questions concerning radiation use at Curtin. More information on management of radiation at Curtin is available in our Radiation Safety Manual