Readiness Issues for Emergency Response Instrumentation


C. A. Riland, R. J. Tighe, D. R. Bowman


Emergency response to radiological accidents presents unique circumstances for instrument use. Maintaining readiness of instrumentation for radiological emergency response also presents unique problems. While difficulties exist for maintaining instrument readiness for local emergencies, the problems intensify for instrumentation that may be deployed to a variety of locations and climates.


This abstract was presented at the 33rd Annual Midyear Meeting, "Instrumentation, Measurements, and Electronic Dosimetry", Field Use Session, 1/30/2000 - 2/2/2000, held in Virginia Beach, VA.

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