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Radiation Protection
Getting Started download the fact sheet (79 KB)
Manitoba Regulation 341/88R Overview   download the fact sheet (66 KB)
Manitoba Regulation 341/88R download the fact sheet (116 KB)
Radiation Monitors
Radiation Monitors: How to get them  download the fact sheet (86 KB)
Radiation Monitors: FAQ  download the fact sheet (91 KB)
Other Topics
Disposal of X-ray Equipment guide  download the fact sheet (160 KB)
Wall Shielding Specifications  download the fact sheet (50 KB)
Pregnancy & Radiation download the fact sheet (58 KB)
Non-Ionizing Radiation Safety  download the fact sheet (currently unavailable)
MANITOBA REGULATION 341/88R - Responsibilities Information leaflet download leaflet

The following Health Canada publications (free on-line versions) contain general information dealing with x-ray machine safety:
Safety Code 29: Requirements for the Safe Use of Baggage X-Ray Inspection Systems view
Safety Code 30: Radiation Protection in Dentistry: Recommended Safety Procedures for the Use of Dental X-ray Equipment view
Safety Code 32: Safety Requirements and Guidance for Analytical X-ray Equipment view
Safety Code 34: Radiation Protection and Safety for Industrial X-ray Equipment view
Safety Code 35:  Safety Procedures for the Installation, Use and Control of X-ray Equipment in Large Medical Radiological Facilities view
 
 Other Information Items
Frequently Asked Questions on Cabinet X-ray Systems - from the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) Center for Devices and Radiological Health (CDRH)
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