Radon gas in Ireland joint position statement by the Radiological Protection Institute of Ireland and the Health Service Executive

Hdl Handle:
http://hdl.handle.net/10147/98025
Title:
Radon gas in Ireland joint position statement by the Radiological Protection Institute of Ireland and the Health Service Executive
Authors:
Radiological Protection Institute of Ireland; Health Service Executive (HSE)
Publisher:
Health Service Executive (HSE)
Issue Date:
Apr-2010
URI:
http://hdl.handle.net/10147/98025
Item Type:
Report
Language:
en
Description:
This position statement is written by the Health Service Executive (HSE) and the Radiological Protection Institute of Ireland (RPII) with a view to informing and influencing policy in this area. It provides a summary of the health risks associated with radon exposure in Ireland and the steps that can be taken to reduce those risks. It outlines suggested on-going work to reduce both the population dose from radon and the individual dose to those most at risk and considers future work needed to improve national policy to achieve these objectives.
Keywords:
RADON; POPULATION HEALTH; HEALTH PROTECTION
Local subject classification:
PUBLIC HEALTH DEPARTMENT; ENVIRONMENT AND HEALTH; AIR QUALITY

Full metadata record

DC FieldValue Language
dc.contributor.authorRadiological Protection Institute of Irelanden
dc.contributor.authorHealth Service Executive (HSE)en
dc.date.accessioned2010-05-06T11:49:33Z-
dc.date.available2010-05-06T11:49:33Z-
dc.date.issued2010-04-
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10147/98025-
dc.descriptionThis position statement is written by the Health Service Executive (HSE) and the Radiological Protection Institute of Ireland (RPII) with a view to informing and influencing policy in this area. It provides a summary of the health risks associated with radon exposure in Ireland and the steps that can be taken to reduce those risks. It outlines suggested on-going work to reduce both the population dose from radon and the individual dose to those most at risk and considers future work needed to improve national policy to achieve these objectives.en
dc.language.isoenen
dc.publisherHealth Service Executive (HSE)en
dc.subjectRADONen
dc.subjectPOPULATION HEALTHen
dc.subjectHEALTH PROTECTION-
dc.subject.otherPUBLIC HEALTH DEPARTMENT-
dc.subject.otherENVIRONMENT AND HEALTH-
dc.subject.otherAIR QUALITY-
dc.titleRadon gas in Ireland joint position statement by the Radiological Protection Institute of Ireland and the Health Service Executiveen
dc.typeReporten
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