The organisation that owns the package and has arranged for the transport, this may be carried out by a separate organisation. The consignment owner is responsible for any clean up actions and providing media response to company issues.
Command and Control Centre
Centre for Radiation, Chemical and Environmental Hazards
Level 1 response
Notification and communication service, provision of generic advice provided by CCC
Level 2 response
Provision of radiological advice and support at the incident scene by level 2 responding site
Level 3 response
Consignment owner response and clean up.
National Chemical Emergency Centre
Public Health England
Often applied to the Level 2 responder, they are suitably experienced and qualified persons who are members of RADSAFE. They assess the radiological implications of the accident and provide advice. The responders team would also include monitoring capability.
Phone for enquiries
09:00hrs - 17:00hrs
Monday to Friday
(this is not the emergency line)