2.4 Notice to Workers and Reporting Violations

State regulations require the University to provide workers access to certain notices, instructions and reports, and the options available to individuals in conjunction with IDPH inspections, safety concerns, and suspected violations. 

Inspecting Documents Concerning Licensed Activities 

Staff and students of this facility may examine copies of the following documents located at EHS; 122 Grand Avenue Court, by contacting EHS at 335-8501.

  • IDPH Regulations and Inspection Reports for Radiation Machines and Radioactive Materials
  • The University’s Broadscope License
  • Your individual monthly dosimeter report

Reporting Concerns and Violations

If you believe that a violation of State regulations or this facility’s radioactive materials license has occurred, you should report the violation to the authorized user supervising the work or area involved.  If you believe that adequate corrective action has not been taken, you should notify the Radiation Safety Officer at 335-8501.  You also have the right to contact the Bureau of Radiological Health, IDPH, at 515-281-3478.

Notice to Workers

State regulations require that the “Notice to Workers” posting is available to radiation workers.  This posting is displayed in various locations throughout the University and can be accessed online at the EHS Website.  It provides information regarding your rights and responsibilities as a radiation worker as well as your employer’s responsibilities.  Information contained in the Notice includes the location on campus where the regulations and regulatory correspondence can be reviewed, and the location and phone numbers of the IDPH.