Following are regulations, policies, and procedures on which the radiation safety program is based.  The Federal and State regulations are legally binding and require the maintenance of certain records and the fulfillment of certain obligations by all authorized users.  Failure to meet these legal requirements could place our NRC and state licenses in jeopardy, and failure to comply with established policies and procedures could compromise radiation safety. 

Federal Regulations

State Regulations

University Regulations

Link to the UMass Lowell Radiation Safety Guide. (pdf)