￼What Every Public Safety Officer Should Know About Radiation and Radioactive Materials
This quick-reference guide for public safety personnel pro- vides basic information about and an understanding of radia- tion, radiation hazards, and initial response. It is not intended to replace an agency’s existing policies, pro- cedures, or training. Agency response protocols should be developed and followed for response to suspect weapons of mass destruction incidents. This aid is not intended to serve as a response guide.