Radiation Portal monitors are detection devices that provide a passive or non-intrusive means to screen people, vehicles or other objects for the presence of nuclear or radiological materials. These monitors are used to eliminate the need for individual searches using handheld monitors.
The Results of Test and Evaluation of Commercially Available Portal Monitors 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: 15. Inspection and Screening Systems
AEL Title: Monitors, Portal
AEL Number: 15SC-00-PMON
SAVER Project: Portable Radiation Portal Monitors