Radiation agencies and organizations

Listing of agencies and organizations authorized to inspect and register radiation equipment in Alberta.

Overview

The Radiation Protection Act and Regulation requires that owners register their radiation equipment with the Alberta government. This can be done by contacting suitable authorized agencies and organizations.
Learn about the steps needed to register your radiation equipment.

Registering your equipment

Certain professional colleges, associations and academic institutions can register radiation equipment on behalf of Alberta Labour.

See this list to determine which one can register your type of equipment:

Authorized Radiation Health Administrative Organizations

Organization

Radiation Equipment

Type of Facilities

Alberta Association for Safety Partnerships
5308 48 Avenue
Taber, Alberta T1G 1S2
Registrar: 587-273-1634
Head Office: 1-866-223-9008
Fax: 403-223-5810
Email: radiationhealth@safetypartnershipsaasp.com

  • Diagnostic or therapeutic x-ray equipment
  • Computed tomography equipment
  • Particle accelerators
  • Cabinet x-ray equipment
  • Analytical x-ray equipment
  • Baggage inspection x-ray equipment
  • Security x-ray equipment
  • Industrial x-ray equipment
  • Irradiation x-ray equipment
  • Class 3B and 4 lasers

Installed or operated within research, education, industrial, commercial, correctional, entertainment and other health related facilities.

Alberta College and Association of Chiropractors
11203 70 Street NW
Edmonton, Alberta T5B 1T1
Phone: 780-420-0932
Fax: 780-425-6583
Email: office@albertachiro.com

  • Diagnostic x-ray equipment
  • Class 3B and 4 lasers

Installed or operated within chiropractic facilities.

Alberta Dental Association and College
Suite 402, 7609 109 Street NW 
Edmonton, Alberta T6G 1C3 
Phone: 780-432-1012
Fax: 780-433-4864
Email: reception@adaandc.com

  • Diagnostic x-ray equipment
  • Class 3B and 4 lasers

Installed or operated within dental facilities, including dental education facilities, but excluding dental facilities owned by Alberta Health Services.

Alberta Veterinary Medical Association
Building #3, Elm Business Park
Suite 104, 9452 51 Avenue NW
Edmonton, Alberta T6E 5A6
Phone: 780-489-5007
Fax: 780-484-8311
Email: sandra.ward@abvma.ca

  • Diagnostic x-ray equipment
  • Class 3B and 4 lasers

Installed or operated within veterinary clinics and veterinary education facilities

College of Physicians and Surgeons of Alberta
#2700, 10020 100 Street NW
Edmonton, Alberta T5J 0N3 
Phone: 780-423-4764
Fax: 780-420-0651
Email: lorie.matiowsky@cpsa.ab.ca

  • Diagnostic or therapeutic x-ray equipment
  • Particle accelerators
  • Cabinet x-ray equipment
  • Analytical x-ray equipment
  • Class 3B and 4 lasers

Installed or operated within private and public medical facilities, public dental facilities, medical education facilities and podiatry facilities.

University of Alberta
Environment, Health and Safety Department
Risk Management Services
3-107 Research Transition Facility
8308 114 Street NW
Edmonton, Alberta T6G 2V2 
Phone: 780-492-5655
Fax: 780-492-7790
Email: ehs.info@ualberta.ca

  • Diagnostic or therapeutic x-ray equipment
  • Particle accelerators
  • Cabinet x-ray equipment
  • Analytical x-ray equipment
  • Class 3B and 4 lasers

Installed or operated within facilities owned or operated by the University of Alberta.

University of Calgary
Environmental Health & Safety
MacEwan Student Center
Room 260, 2500 University Drive NW
Calgary, Alberta T2N 1N4
Phone: 403-220-7653
Fax: 403-284-1332
Email: radsafe@ucalgary.ca

  • Diagnostic x-ray equipment
  • Computed tomography equipment
  • Cabinet x-ray equipment
  • Analytical x-ray equipment
  • Industrial x-ray equipment
  • Class 3B and 4 lasers

Installed or operated within education and research facilities owned or operated by the University of Calgary.

Inspecting your equipment

The following agencies can inspect and test your equipment on behalf of Alberta Labour. Contact a suitable agency on this list to set up an inspection date.

Authorized Radiation Protection Agencies

Agency

Radiation Equipment

Type of Facilities

Alberta Radiation Service Ltd.
8020 182 Street NW
Edmonton, Alberta T5T 0Z8
Phone: 1-888-653-9200
780-487-3889
Email: abradser@telus.net

  • Diagnostic or therapeutic x-ray equipment
  • Cabinet x-ray equipment
  • Analytical x-ray equipment
  • Baggage inspection x-ray equipment
  • Security x-ray equipment
  • Class 3B and 4 lasers

Installed or operated within dental, medical, chiropractic, veterinary, physical therapy, education, industrial, commercial, research and entertainment facilities.

Diagnostic Solutions Inc.
10623 59 Street NW 
Edmonton, Alberta T6A 2K5
Phone: 1-866-626-1189
Fax: 1-866-626-1189
Email: diagnosticsolutions@hotmail.com

  • Diagnostic or therapeutic x-ray equipment
  • Class 3b and 4 lasers

Installed or operated within dental, medical, chiropractic, veterinary, education and research facilities.

Filipow Associates Inc.
6508 109 Avenue NW 
Edmonton, Alberta T6A 1S2
Phone: 780-468-4833
Fax: 780-468-4866
Email: info@filipow.ca

  • Diagnostic or therapeutic x-ray equipment
  • Computed tomography equipment
  • Cabinet x-ray equipment
  • Analytical x-ray equipment
  • Baggage inspection x-ray equipment
  • Security x-ray equipment
  • Industrial x-ray equipment
  • Irradiation x-ray equipment
  • Particle accelerators
  • Class 3B and 4 lasers

Installed or operated within dental, medical, chiropractic, veterinary, education, physical therapy, industrial, commercial, research and entertainment facilities.

RadMan Radiation Management Services Ltd.
315 Elgin Place SE 
Calgary, Alberta T2Z 4W1
Phone: 403-726-9423
Fax: 403-995-0508
Email: rad_man@telus.net

  • Diagnostic or therapeutic x-ray equipment
  • Cabinet x-ray equipment
  • Analytical x-ray equipment
  • Baggage inspection x-ray equipment
  • Security x-ray equipment
  • Industrial x-ray equipment
  • Class 3B and 4 lasers

Installed or operated within dental, medical, chiropractic, veterinary, education, physical therapy, industrial, commercial, research and entertainment facilities.

Alberta Health Services
Diagnostic Imaging Services
8th Floor North Tower Capital Health Centre
10030 107 Street NW
Edmonton, Alberta T5J 3E4 
Phone: 780-735-1326
Fax: 780-735-1377
Email: Marlene.stodgell-ogrady@ahs.ca

  • Diagnostic or therapeutic x-ray equipment
  • Computed tomography equipment
  • Cabinet x-ray equipment
  • Analytical x-ray equipment
  • Particle accelerators
  • Class 3B and 4 lasers

Installed or operated within medical, dental, physical therapy and research facilities owned or operated by Alberta Health Services.

University of Alberta
Environment, Health & Safety Department
Risk Management Services
3-107 Research Transition Facility
8308 114 Street NW
Edmonton, Alberta T6G 2V2
Phone: 780-492-5655
Fax: 780-492-7790
Email: ehs.info@ualberta.ca

  • Diagnostic x-ray equipment
  • Cabinet x-ray equipment
  • Analytical x-ray equipment
  • Particle accelerators
  • Class 3B and 4 lasers

Installed or operated within education, research, medical, dental and veterinary facilities owned or operated by the University of Alberta.

University of Calgary
Environmental Health and Safety 
MacEwan Student Center
Room 260, 2500 University Drive NW 
Calgary, Alberta T2N 1N4
Phone: 403-220-7653
Fax: 403-284-1332
Email: radsafe@ucalgary.ca

  • Diagnostic x-ray equipment
  • Computed tomography equipment
  • Cabinet x-ray equipment
  • Analytical x-ray equipment
  • Industrial x-ray equipment
  • Class 3B and 4 lasers

Installed or operated within education, research and veterinary facilities owned or operated by the University of Calgary.

The authority for Radiation Health Administrative Organizations and Radiation Protection Agencies to perform these powers, duties and functions is delegated by the Radiation Health Administration Regulation.

Contact

To connect with OHS:

Phone: 780-415-8690 (Edmonton)
Toll free: 1-866-415-8690 
TTY: 780-427-9999 (Edmonton)
TTY: 1-800-232-7215

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