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Radiation Protection Planning for X-Ray Equipment

Radiation Protection Planning for X-Ray Equipment

Systemically Plan Your Radiation Protection

Planning to install or build new X-ray equipment? Our experts in radiation protection can help you incorporate all the necessary radiation protection measures. They can provide consulting in the selection of the right X-ray system and determine the necessary lead density for walls, floors, and ceilings. They can also determine where and how the X-ray system has to be installed in the room. Together with the architect, they can monitor how the normative requirements of structural radiation protection are implemented in the construction.

Benefits at a Glance

With TÜV Rheinland as your partner for radiation protection planning, you:

  • Ensure safe use of X-ray equipment
  • Benefit from sound policy recommendations during the construction
  • Protect users and patients from the effects of ionizing radiation
  • Ensure the suitability of your examination rooms
  • Fulfill your due diligence towards patients and the health of users
  • Gain legal peace of mind in compliance with X-ray and radiation protection regulations
  • Benefit from our years of experience and authority in planning radiation protection measures

Our Services

  • Consulting for operators when selecting and investing in X-ray equipment
  • Support for architects when planning and calculating structural radiation protection
  • Determining lead density in relation to the construction framework used for walls, floors, and ceilings
  • Monitoring of normative requirements during implementation of structural radiation protection

Legal Standards

  • Atomic energy regulations (Atomgesetz)
  • X-ray regulations (Röntgenverordnung, or RöV)
  • Radiation protection regulations (Strahlenschutzverordnung, or StrSchV)
  • Guidelines for technical inspections of X-ray equipment, experts directive (Richtlinie für technische Prüfungen an Röntgeneinrichtungen SV-RL, Sachverständigenrichtlinie)
  • Medical device regulations (Medizinproduktegesetz, MPG)
  • DIN 6812 norm


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