Reference Guides

Gamma Irradiator Reference Guide provides information about irradiator facility radiation hazards, obtaining approval to use an irradiator facility at the University of Arizona, and the responsibilities of Research Laboratory & Safety Services, Approval Holders, and users.  Contact RLSS for a copy of this Reference Guide.

Laser Radiation Protection Reference Guide provides a basic introduction to the operation of lasers and the hazards associated with their use, instructions for the acquisition, safe use, transfer, and disposal of registered lasers, and the responsibilities of Research Laboratory & Safety Services, Approval Holders, and users.

Moisture Gauge Protection Reference Guide  provides information about the safe use of moisture gauges and the radioactive sealed sources used in gauges, and the responsibilities of Research Laboratory & Safety Services, Approval Holders, and users.

Radiation Generating Machines Protection Reference Guide provides information about the safe use of ionizing radiation-producing machines and the responsibilities of Research Laboratory & Safety Services, Approval Holders, and users.

Radioactive Material Protection Reference Guide provides information about the safe use of unsealed radioactive materials and the responsibilities of Research Laboratory & Safety Services, Approval Holders, and users.

Sealed Source Protection Reference Guide provides information about the safe use of radioactive sealed sources and the responsibilities of Research Laboratory & Safety Services, Approval Holders, and users.