Infographics

CDC has developed a series of 13 infographics that describe complex radiation-related concepts in plain language using illustrations to clarify and emphasize key points.  The infographics provide a simple, effective way to communicate complex emergency preparedness concepts and actions to protect yourself and family.

Infographic detailing possible transportation accidents involving radioactive material. It describes how radioactive material is transported, what the possible main dangers of transportation accidents involving radiation are, and what you can do to protect yourself. Provided by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

Transportation Accidents 

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An infographic detailing main dangers behind transportation accidents involving radioactive waste and how you can protect yourself in the event of an accident.

More information can be found at More Types: Transportation Accidents.

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Infographic detailing possible radiation exposures at certain workplaces, possible health effects from those exposures, and how to protect yourself if you are exposed to radiation in the workplace. Provided by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

Workplace Radiation Incidents 

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An infographic detailing possible radiation exposures at certain workplaces, possible health effects from those exposures, and how to protect yourself if you are exposed to radiation in the workplace.

More information can be found at More Types: Workplace Radiation Incidents.

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Page last reviewed: July 24, 2020
Content source: National Center for Environmental Health (NCEH), Emergency Management, Radiation, and Chemical Branch