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Radiation Control

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Annual radiation machine registration information can be viewed and registration fee payments can be made at To access the information or make a payment, you will need your registration number (JR number) & facility zip code.

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Ionizing Radiation Machines (X-ray)
Registration and inspection of devices, such as x-ray machines, which produce ionizing radiation.

Radioactive Materials
Licensing and inspection of facilities, such as hospitals and universities, which use radioactive materials.

Radiologic Technology
Certification of people who operate radiation machines or administer radioactive materials to patients.

Environmental Radiation Programs
Monitoring of Florida's radiological environment, including around the state's five nuclear power reactors; potassium iodide (KI) usage; emergency preparedness training; and response to radiation incidents.

Laser Radiation
Registration of high-power lasers.

Contact Information:

Clark Eldredge, Chief
Bureau of Radiation Control
4052 Bald Cypress Way, Bin #C21
Tallahassee, FL 32399-1741
Phone: 850-245-4266
Fax: 850-487-0435

24 Hour Emergency: 407-297-2095

Under Florida law, e-mail addresses are public records. If you do not want your e-mail address released in response to a public records request, do not send electronic mail to this entity. Instead, contact this office by phone or in writing (F.S. 668.6076)

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