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Welcome to the Radiological Protection Centre (RPC) Website   


Covid-19 crisis update

All RPC staff remain contactable via email and the main office telephone number (020 8725 1050) during this time. We would be pleased to advise on the radiation protection implications of temporary X-ray services or other changes in imaging practice. We will endeavour to perform commissioning tests of all new X-ray equipment during this crisis, where practicable. All routine work will remain on hold. We also aim to provide personal dose monitoring services where our supplier can accommodate. You will be advised on whether to return your personal dose monitors or keep them until the next batch can be issued. The JPL remains open for instrument calibration and repair.


We wish our customers all the best during this difficult time and look forward to resuming normal service soon.


Training Courses:

A list of current training courses giving dates and costs, is now available.  More information giving more details of courses along with booking forms will be available in the near future. Please note that the dates maybe be subject to change. Click here, or on the Training Courses Tab to go to the Training Courses Webpage.

RPC has established itself as one of the leading providers of radiation protection services in the healthcare sector. Our customers are from all over the UK and include NHS and private hospitals, vets, dentists, X-ray companies and other industrial organisations.

The Radiological Protection Centre is one of the main business units within the Medical Technology Services (the commercial arm of the Medical Physics Department) of St. George's University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust.

  For more information about the Medical Technology Services visit here

In 1994, RPC became the first specialist radiation protection group to obtain certification to the International Quality Management Standard
ISO 9001:2015.  RPC specialises in diagnostic radiology and laser protection.  Services include radiation protection advice, QA measurements, radiation protection supervisor courses, laser protection supervisor courses.

A full list of our services and products can be found here, or  by clicking on "Services & Products" in the menu bar above.

Click here to download a copy of our ISO 9001 Certificate.

The John Perry Laboratory (JPL) is RPC's Calibration Laboratory

JPL specialises in calibrating dosemeters and kVp meters (invasive and non-invasive) that are used in the field of diagnostic radiology. JPL has been in operation since 1994 and is also certificated to ISO 9001:2015. 

In 2009 JPL became the first laboratory of its kind in the UK to gain accreditation to ISO 17025 "General requirements for the Competence of calibration and testing laboratories".  In the UK, this is generally known as having UKAS accreditation. This accreditation shows that JPL carries out instrument calibrations to the stated accuracy and that these calibrations are fully traceable to primary national standards. Click on the UKAS logo, on the left, to see JPL's Schedule of Accreditation.
Also you can  click on "JPL" in the menu bar above for more information about the laboratory.

Click here to download a copy of the JPL ISO 17025:2017 (UKAS) Certificate.


Contact Information:

Postal Address:

Unit 5, Tramlink Park, 24 Deer Park Road, London SW19 3UA


+44 (0)20 8725 1050/1


For email contact click here, or on "Contacts" in the menu bar above


+44 (0)20 8417 1338

For a location Map click here.


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