Test your Knowledge - QUESTION 7

Correct.   
Annual Occupational Radiation Dose limits

  • Total effective dose equivalent equal to 5,000 mrem (5 rem), and no individual organ dose greater than 50,000 mrem (50 rem).
  • Skin and extremities = 50,000 mrem (50 rem).
  • Exception: Lens of eye = 15,000 mrem (15 rem).

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