Portable radiological equipment is designed to detect and measure radiation for a wide range of applications. Numerous portable devices are available including personal, self-reading, and electronic dosimeters; alarming personal radiation and emergency detectors; spectroscopic personal radiation detectors; handheld radiation survey meters; radionuclide isotope identifiers; and radiation detection backpacks.
The Portable Radiological Equipment Technical Guide is a limited distribution document, and is available in the SAVER Community on First Responder Communities of Practice (FRCoP).
Find this project in the FEMA Authorized Equipment List and InterAgency Board Interactive Standardized Equipment List.
AEL Category, Title, Number, and Project:
AEL Category: 07. Detection
AEL Title: Dosimeter, Personal
AEL Number: 07RD-01-DOSP
SAVER Project: Portable Radiological Equipment