Ionising radiation and you, what is ionising radiation?
The term radiation is passed around frequently in our day to day lives, the definition of radiation being the emission of energy in the form of either a sub ato...READ MORE
Everything you need to know about a radiation protection advisor
What is a radiation protection advisor (RPA) and how can their role significantly impact the running of your radiology department? The radiation protection wor...READ MORE
Lead Codes – get to know the codes and equivalences
Lead codes, what are they? Many of our customers frequently ask us about lead codes with regards to their x-ray protection requirements. With this in mind we w...READ MORE
Raybloc X-ray Protection Turns 20
It is official... we have just celebrated a big birthday as a West Midlands based X-ray shielding manufacturing company! We have now been providing innovation i...READ MORE
The fine art of X-ray protection
The fine art of x-ray protection...similar to light from a light bulb, X-rays consist of photons, discrete packets of energy that can be interpreted as particle...READ MORE
The best location for Warning Lights
It may be commonly over looked when using an x-ray room day in and day out but at some point somebody has put a lot of thought in to one specific thing… where...READ MORE
X-ray Door or Door Set, What’s the Difference, Does it Matter?
When designing, upgrading, or constructing a new x-ray facility, one of the most overlooked items in radiation protection is the requirements around shielding t...READ MORE
Extreme X-ray Shielding. What is a “Heavy Lead Project” ?… and what you need to know!
With new innovation in imaging technology comes new challenges in protecting the user and patient. Most commonly, lead sheet can be used to protect staff and ...READ MORE