University of Vermont

Emergency Response

Radiation Emergency Response

For The University of Vermont

Any radiation emergency, either actual or suspected, must be reported to the Radiation Safety Office (RSO) as soon as possible.

If the radiation emergency occurs during normal working hours, Monday thru Friday, 8:00 - 12:00, 1:00 - 4:30, call the RSO at 62570.

After normal working hours or on weekends or holidays, call 911 and UVM Police Services will be notified. The UVM police dispatcher will then notify the RSO personnel according to a priority list.

Please refer the the Radiation Safety Handbook for further information on radiation spill response procedures and other general radiation safety information.

Last modified February 25 2005 02:21 PM

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