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Other Radiological Hazards
LESSON:  Other Radiation Sources
FEMA Emergency Management Institute
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  Collage of images of man-made radiation sources.

It has only been a little over a century since man discovered this phenomenon and began to use it for beneficial reasons.

Radioactive materials are utilized in a broad array of activities which contribute to the total amount of radiation exposure a typical person receives.

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