News

Dec 2016

Merry Chistmas and Happy New Year!

All of us at ARPS would like to take this opportunity to wish our Clients a very Merry Christmas and when it comes, a Happy New Year!

Sep 2016

Richard Smith Awarded Certification

Richard Smith has been awarded his Radiation Protection Adviser Certification. The certification process requires lots of study and completing a portfolio of work covering all aspects of the implementation of the Ionising Radiations Regulations 1999. The certificates are awarded by an HSE approved body – RPA2000 after the portfolio has been audited and passed.

Richard is the third RPA we have trained within ARPS.

Aug 2016

Matthew Firth - New Trainee Adviser

We have a new trainee adviser - Matthew Firth. Matthew has joined us after completing his PhD at Aberdeen University. He had previously completed his Medical Physics training so will help in advising users of x-rays and unsealed sources. Matthew’s first trip to an oil production installation was in Mauritania.

Aug 2016

Healthy Working Lives Award

We have been awarded the Healthy Working Lives Bronze Award by NHS Grampian. For this we did activities including cookery (at Nick Nairn’s) and safe driving at Absafe which were great fun. We have now started our Silver Award and already booked a session to try curling.   

Jul 2016

Rory Jamieson Awarded Certification

Rory Jamieson has now been awarded his Radioactive Waste Adviser certification to go along with his RPA certificate which he was awarded earlier in 2016. The RWA advises on the management and disposal of radioactive waste for compliance with RSA93 and EPR10.