Current through Register Vol. 54, No. 7, April 4, 2022
radiation-producing machine shall be provided with a lock designed to prevent
unauthorized use of the equipment.
All ionizing radiation-producing machines
shall be kept locked at all times except when under the direct surveillance of
a radiographer or of a radiographer's assistant or as provided in
The owner shall maintain calibrated and
operable radiation-survey instruments to make radiation surveys as required by
by N.J.A.C. 7:28-7. The requirements for the radiation-survey instruments are
1. Each radiation-survey
instrument shall be calibrated at intervals not to exceed three months and the
instrument shall be recalibrated after each servicing involving other than
battery replacement. An operational check source test shall be performed on
each radiation-survey instrument prior to its use.
2. Records shall be maintained of each date
of calibration and the operational check source test results.
3. The instrumentation shall have a range
such that two milliroentgens per hour through one roentgen per hour can be
measured to a precision of plus or minus 20 per cent.
(f) -(j) (Reserved)
Each owner shall maintain current logs,
which shall be kept available for inspection by the Department at the address
specified in the registration, showing for each radiation source the following
1. A description, or make and
model number of the ionizing radiation-producing machine;
2. The identity of the radiographer to whom
3. The plant or site
where used and dates of use.
Each owner conducting industrial
radiography at a temporary job site shall make the following records available
at the site for inspection by the Department:
2. A copy of the owner's current registration
of a ionizing radiation-producing machine issued by the Department pursuant to
A copy of the
owner's operating and emergency procedures prepared pursuant to
5. A copy of N.J.A.C. 7:28;
Survey records required pursuant to
the period of the operation at the site;
Daily pocket dosimeter records for the
period of operation at the site required to be made pursuant to
8. A copy of the latest instrument
calibration and the original log of daily instrument operational check source
test results for the specific devices in use at the site required to be made
pursuant to (e)1 and 2 above.
N.J. Admin. Code §
Amended by R.1985 d.502,
See: 17 N.J.R. 1626(a), 17 N.J.R.
Recodified from 17.3 with substantive changes.
Amended by R.2004 d.44, effective 1/20/2004.
See: 35 N.J.R. 2008(a), 36 N.J.R. 445(a).
Amended the N.J.A.C.
Amended by R.2008 d.281, effective
9/15/2008 (operative September 30, 2009).
See: 40 N.J.R.
2309(a), 40 N.J.R. 5196(b), 41 N.J.R. 3415(a).
Reserved (a), (d)
and (f) through (j); in (c), deleted the former first sentence and ",
radiographic-exposure devices and storage containers" following "machines"; in
the introductory paragraph of (k), substituted "registration" for "license", in
(k)1, deleted ", or of the radiographic-exposure device or storage container in
which the sealed source is located" from the end; reserved ( l)1 and ( l)3; in
( l)2, deleted "radioactive materials or" preceding "ionizing"; in ( l)7,
inserted "and" at the end; in ( l)8, deleted "; and" from the end; and deleted