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Radiation Incidents

  • National Arrangements for Incidents involving Radioactivity (NAIR)
    The National Arrangements for Incidents involving Radioactivity (NAIR) were set up to protect the public from hazards arising from the use and transport of radioactive materials and in situations where no formal contingency plans exist.
    Added/updated: 25 April 2013
  • Advice and Support
    In a radiation emergency, senior HPA representatives would provide radiological advice to government and to the local emergency centres dealing with the accident.
    Added/updated: 22 October 2009
  • Strategy
    Added/updated: 19 September 2008