Emergency ServicesOverview: The UAB Department of Occupation Health & Safety's (OH&S) Radiation Safety Program (RSP) staff stands ready to assist in emergency services throughout the UAB community as the need arises. The UAB OH&S RSP designates, at least, one staff to serve in a 24 Hour on-call capacity. This is vital for timely response to incidents that can occur within UAB. Should there be a need for additional support, other local and State assistance may be requested.
Preparedness training includes, but is not limited to:
- First responder training for Radiological emergency or disasters within UAB and Jefferson County.
- Annual drills and exercises
- Training with Southern Nuclear-Radiation Casualty Treatment Facility (RCTF).
Phone number: 934-2487
Alabama Department of Public Health Radiation Control Rules