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Radiation Emergencies

Highlights/What’s New?

Communicating in Radiation Emergencies: Myths of Radiation( – a new training that introduces participants to some common myths of radiation and identifies communications strategies to combat these and other myths.

Radiation Thermometer( – a new tool to help put common radiation doses in perspective. 

Radiation Hazard Scale( – an emergency communication tool that provides a frame of reference for radiation hazards, conveying meaning without using radiation measurements or units that are unfamiliar to people.

Community Reception Center (CRC) Drill Toolkit( – this new toolkit helps communities, agencies, and emergency planners design and implement a CRC Drill.