Radiation Patients

Scope and Content

Correspondence with the Radiological Protection Service and the University Student Health Service regarding the medical reports of classified workers, having individuals registered as classified workers, and accidents sustained etc. This includes a number of individual medical reports and test results. The workers come from various sites including the Risley reactor, UMIST, the Physics Department, the Department of Radiological Protection, Daresbury High Energy, the Chemistry Department, and the university reactor. There is also a report on one individual who had previously worked with radiation and died from leukaemia in 1972. Finally there is a copy of a health and safety bulletin issued by the University Safety Officer in June 1974.

Conditions Governing Access

This file contains personal medical information of several individuals that is less than 100 years old and closed under the terms of the Data Protection Act 1998. Please consult the archivist before issuing.