SCHEDULE 23Radioactive substances activities

PART 4The HASS Directive

SECTION 3Exercise of relevant functions and matters in relation to orphan sources

Training and information

7.—(1) In relation to a high-activity source, the appropriate training and adequate information required by the Ionising Radiations Regulations 1999(1) must include—

(a)specific requirements for the safe management of such a source;

(b)particular emphasis on the necessary safety requirements in relation to such a source; and

(c)specific information on possible consequences of the loss of adequate control of such a source.

(2) The training and information on the matters in sub-paragraph (1) must be repeated at regular intervals and documented, with a view to preparing the employees and other persons referred to in those Regulations for such matters.