Procedure for accidental over-exposure

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PROCEDURE k - PROCEDURE TO ENSURE THAT THE PROBABILITY AND MAGNITUDE OF ACCIDENTAL OVER EXPOSURES ARE REDUCED
Revised Feb 2007

PURPOSE
To provide a mechanism for recording and investigation incidents where an individual
undergoing a medical exposure receives a radiation dose greater than intended.
To identify persons responsible for making and acting on those reports and to identify the actions
to be taken, including reporting to external agencies as considered appropriate.

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