Radiation pagers and survey meters are small alarming personal radiation detectors worn by personnel that provide visual, auditory, or tactile warnings in the presence of radiation. These devices are the first line of defense when responding to a WMD event.
The Results of Test and Evaluation of Commercially Available Personal Alarming Radiation Detectors and Pagers for the Department of Homeland Security 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: Detector, Radiation, Alarming, Personal (Gamma and Neutron)
AEL Number: 07RD-01-PDGA
SAVER Project: Radiation Detectors — Radiation Pagers