IAEA Unveils International Radiation Warning Symbol

Law360, New York (July 20, 2007, 12:00 AM EDT) -- The International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) and the International Organization for Standardization (ISO) have released a new radiation warning symbol to be used along with the black trefoil on a yellow triangle currently used as a radiation warning sign throughout the world.

Although Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) regulations do not yet require the symbol to be used on radiation sources in the United States, companies receiving equipment or scrap materials from other countries, or manufacturing and distributing equipment containing radioactive sources that will be used in...
To view the full article, register now.