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Radiation Safety Office

The UMass Lowell Radiation Safety Office is responsible for assuring compliance with relevant federal, state and university regulations and enforces policies established by the Radiation Safety Committee.

What We Do

The Radiation Safety Office, part of the Environmental and Emergency Management Department and managed by the Director of Radiation Safety, maintains a staff adequate to assure the safe receipt, use, storage and disposal of radioactive materials and is authorized to intervene to prevent hazardous conditions from developing or to eliminate existing unsafe conditions on any matter related to radiation safety.