Designed for employees who work with or around X-ray-producing devices, this course explains how X-rays work and provides important information on how to protect yourself around them. First, we’ll define X-rays and explain how they are produced. Then, you will learn about the different types of X-ray devices and some of the regulations on radiation-producing equipment. Next, we will look at the risks of X-ray exposure, touching on prescribed radiation exposure limits and factors that may cause them to go up or down. Finally, we will introduce you to protective measures you can take to minimize your exposure to X-rays, along with essential emergency procedures. By the end of the course, you will have a better understanding of the negative effects of X-rays and how to avoid them. 15-minute course length.