The safe use of radiation in medicine and industry relies on a sound radiation protection policy and its effective implementation. Research under the Euratom programme plays a key role in maintaining and improving the standards of protection, in particular enabling a rapid and effective response to emerging safety issues.
- Quantification of risks for low and protracted exposures
- Medical uses of radiation
- Emergency management and rehabilitation
- Malevolent uses of radiation or radioactive material
Last updated on: 2008-04-29