Guidance

Examination and testing of ionising radiation detection and monitoring equipment in defence facilities (JSP 425)

Guidance for MOD radiation calibration facilities for the examination and testing of radiation detection and monitoring equipment.

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This guidance, published by the Ministry of Defence (MOD) as Joint Service Publication 425 (JSP 425), sets out the minimum requirements for the examination and testing of radiation detection and monitoring equipment (RDME), and the minimum standards to be maintained by MOD radiation calibration facilities to ensure compliance with the employer’s legal responsibilities stated under regulation 19 of the Ionising Radiation Regulations 1999.

Part 2 has been removed, more up to date information can be found on DStan 05-055 Part 3.

Published 1 June 2012
Last updated 13 September 2016 + show all updates
  1. Updated Part 1.
  2. Updated JSP with the latest edition.
  3. Replaced document with revised edition.
  4. Updated version
  5. First published.