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Department of Engineering Health & Safety


Radiation Safety

Radioactive materials and X-ray equipment must only be brought into the Department with prior permission of the Radiation Safety Officer in consultation with the University Radiation Protection Advisor (RPA). Only registered radiation workers are permitted to carry out work with ionising radiation. All work must be risk assessed and proposed disposals of radioactive material must be discussed with the University RPA. Please refer to the Radiation Policy documents available on the main University Safety Office website.

Safety Office Contact Details



Inglis Building

Trumpington Street

Cambridge CB2 1PZ


Gary Steele

Department Safety Officer (DSO)

Departmental Fire Safety Manager (DFSM)

Tel: 01223 (3)32740


Steve Wickens

Department Safety Coordinator

Tel: 01223 (7)61455