University Environmental Health and Safety Office

Radiation Safety

The Radiation Safety Committee (RSC) oversees the use of ionizing radiation on campus and ensures compliance with state and federal regulations, to protect USM employees, students, the public, and the environment.  The RSC, in conjunction with University Environmental Health and Safety, provides safety-related services for USM.

All USM community members with concerns or questions pertaining to Radiation Safety at USM may contact Hong Xie, Ph.D., Chair of the RSC, (207) 228-8067, or John Reed, Radiation Safety Officer (RSO) and Director of University Environmental Health and Safety, (207) 780-5338, for additional information.