HPA report on Exposure to Low doses of Ionising Radiation

An Introduction to the Estimation of Risks Arising from Exposure to Low Doses of Ionising Radiation


This report, published today, has been written by scientists at the HPA's Centre for Radiation, Chemical and

Environmental Hazards. It has been funded by the UK Department of Energy and Climate Change.

An electronic version of the report is available to view at



For more information contact the CRCE Press Office on 01235 822745 or

01235 822876 or email chilton.pressoffice@hpa.org.uk.