HSE -The radioactive gas radon is a hazard in many homes and workplaces. Breathing in radon is the second largest cause of lung cancer in the UK resulting in over 1000 fatal cancers per year. However, radon hazards are simple and cheap to measure and relatively easy to address if levels are high. Under UK […]
The 20th Nation Radon Forum is being held on Thursday 2nd November 2023. The Radon Council will be present with two of our members speaking about the recent updates to BRE 211 of which The Radon Council has been heavily involved with. Come and find us as we are always ready for a chat. UK […]
We are pleased to announce that the 2023 AGM, and members’ is on July 5th 2023 – start time 11:30am Venue: The Radon Council’s training room at the Head Office in Corby, Northamptonshire A zoom connection will be available.
The Radon Council are pleased to support and promote the European Radon Day. Deaths from Radon related lung cancer can be considerably reduced through radon awareness and implementing good practices, for example; testing of properties (homeowners, landlords, and employers) and acting upon the findings. In private housing, there is not an obligation to test for […]