public information program
As part of Best Theratronics’ commitment to open communication with the community, Best Theratronics has implemented a Public Information Program. This web page represents one of the mechanisms by which Best Theratronics provides information to the public in regards to items of interest or concern to the public.
Best Theratronics’ Class 1B Nuclear Substance Processing Facility Licence can be found here.
Best Theratronics’ Public Disclosure protocol can be found here.
Any questions regarding the information on this page may be directed to Mojgan Soleimani, Radiation Safety Officer ().
September 6, 2019 - Ottawa Fire Services is on-site for a facility familiarization tour.
June 26, 2019 - Best Theratronics’ Class IB Nuclear Substance Processing Facility Licence was renewed by the Canadian Nuclear Safety Commission for a licensing period of 10 years. A summary record of decision can be found on the CNSC website.
May 24, 2019 - Best Theratronics is committed to taking a leadership role in protecting the environment. Whenever feasible, we will reduce the use of lead in compliance with all Federal and Provincial Regulations. Click here to download our full Toxics Reduction Act report for 2018.
May 16, 2019 - Best Theratronics appeared before the Canadian Nuclear Safety Commission in a public hearing for the renewal of the Class IB Nuclear Substance Processing Facility Operating Licence. Submissions from Best Theratronics can be viewed and downloaded from the CNSC website under May 15-16, 2019 public hearings.
May 3, 2019 - Ottawa Fire Services is on-site for a facility familiarization tour.
April 30, 2019 - The public hearing regarding Best Theratronics’ application for the renewal of the Class IB Nuclear Substance Processing Facility Operating Licence has been scheduled for May 16, 2019 at 9:00 a.m. (EDT). This hearing will take place at the Canadian Nuclear Safety Commission (Public Hearing Room, 14th floor, 280 Slater Street, Ottawa, ON) and will be webcasted live on nuclearsafety.gc.ca.
April 23, 2019 - In order to assess our emergency preparedness program, Best Theratronics conducted a full-scale evacuation exercise this afternoon. The exercise was completed successfully. Many thanks to Ottawa Fire, police, and paramedics assisting with the exercise.
March 28, 2019 - Class 1B Annual Compliance & Performance Report for 2018. A copy of the Annual Compliance Reporting Form can be found here.
March 19, 2019 - Annual Compliance Report for for Servicing, Installation & Dismantling of Devices for 2018. Click here to download the PDF.
March 19, 2019 - Annual Compliance Report for Service (by independent provider) Class II Prescribed Equipment for 2018. Click here to download the PDF.
February 18, 2019 - A false alarm was activated in the early afternoon due to an electrical short in the fire safety system by a water leak. All employees evacuated the facility safely and the building was deemed safe for re-entry by fire response personnel shortly after.
February 15, 2019 - Best Theratronics submitted applications to the CNSC to licence future operations under the divisions of Class II Facilities and Nuclear Substance and Radiation Devices.