As part of the requirement placed on you by the Ionising Radiation Regulations you should have a dedicated emergency kit. The kit should contain all the equipment required to effect an isotope retrieval as laid out in your contingency plans.
Sensibly the kit should be limited to equipment that you don’t have on site already and equipment you definitely require to retrieve a trapped isotope.
100 Cm Handling Tongs
1 metre handling tongs allow manipulation of a source while keeping your distance.
200 Cm Handling Tongs
2 metre handling tongs allow manipulation of a source while keeping your distance.
Emergency Container EC2
The EC2 is capable of storing 1TBq of Ir192. The package can be used to transport Type A Quantities of radioactive material.
Emergency Container EC4
The EC4 is capable of storing 4TBq of Ir192. The package can be used to transport Type A Quantities of radioactive material.
Lead Shot 5 kg Bag
A cotton bag containing 5Kg of fine lead shot. These bags are used as part of an emergency retrieval to give temporary shielding to lower dose rates.