Radiation Protection Adviser (RPA)/Radioactive Waste Adviser (RWA) and Consultancy Services
IRS has a team of highly experienced RPAs and RWAs who can help you fulfil all legal radiation protection requirements that apply to your particular industry. This includes, though is not limited to, Utilities, Construction, Manufacturing, Food processing and other environments where radioisotopes or X-Ray units are employed.
We are experts in the provision of advice relating to environmental protection and risk management, including situations where Naturally Occurring Radioactive Materials (NORM) may be involved.
IRS possesses unique and unrivalled knowledge working with a variety of industrial partners. This often includes our involvement at the design stage of facilities construction, working with architects to ensure the safety of the working environment and the suitability of construction materials for the intended application. IRS has consulted on high value, complex projects throughout the world and fully understands the commercial challenges involved.
All IRS RPAs are accredited by RPA 2000, which is a recognised accreditation agent by the Health and Safety Executive (HSE). We also hold corporate accreditation as an RPA body with HSE. This ensures IRS can provide co-ordinated, expert advice to national standards.
IRS is available for consultation on all appropriate requirements of IRR 17, the principal legislative instrument for radiation safety in the working environment.
We routinely advise our clients in some of the following areas: