La. Admin. Code tit. 33, § XV-759 - Safety Spot-Checks for Teletherapy Facilities

Current through Register Vol. 48, No. 3, March 20, 2022

A. A licensee shall promptly check all systems listed in LAC 33:XV.757.A.7 for proper function after each installation of a teletherapy source and after making any change for which an amendment is required by LAC 33:XV.749.
B. If the results of the safety spot-checks required in Subsection A of this Section indicate the malfunction of any system specified in LAC 33:XV.757, the licensee shall lock the control console in the "off" position and not use the unit except as may be necessary to repair, replace, or check the malfunctioning system.
C. A licensee shall maintain a record of the safety spot-checks following installation of a source for two years. The record shall include notations indicating the operability of each entrance door interlock, each electrical or mechanical stop, each beam condition indicator light, the viewing system, doors, and the signature of the radiation safety officer.

Notes

La. Admin. Code tit. 33, § XV-759
Promulgated by the Department of Environmental Quality, Office of Air Quality and Radiation Protection, Radiation Protection Division, LR 18:34 (January 1992), amended by the Office of Environmental Assessment, Environmental Planning Division, LR 30:1186 (June 2004).
AUTHORITY NOTE: Promulgated in accordance with R.S. 30:2001 et seq.

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