Matthew Firth

Matthew Firth

BSc, MSc, PhD, DipIPEM, Medical Physics Expert, RPA/RWA Designate

M. 01224 749784


Matthew previously worked in the medical sector having trained as a clinical scientist in rdiation protection. He has experience with diagnostic radiology, radiotherapy, nuclear medicine, lasers, UV and MRI.

Since joining ARPS in 2016, he has been involved in various decommissioning projects in the UK and West Africa, put together permit applications for the EA and SEPA, acted as an RPS on drill floors, conducted land surveys and prepared radiation management procedures and local rules for a range of clients.

Matthew is recognised as a Medical Physics Expert by the Department of Health and regularly conducts surveys of diagnostic x-ray facilities for our medical, dental and veterinary clients. He also performs assessments of non-ionising equipment to ensure compliance with EMF and laser legislation.

He is currently developing the portfolios of work to become a Radiation Protection Adviser and Radioactive Waste Adviser.



HCPC Registered Clinical Scientist.
Laser Safety Officer