• Decrease font size
  • Return font size to normal
  • Increase font size
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

About FDA

  • Print
  • Share
  • E-mail

What routine requirements apply to manufacturers of radiation-emitting electronic products?

All manufacturers of electronic products are required to notify FDA when they discover their product

  • has a radiation safety defect,
  • fails to comply with a performance standard, or
  • is involved in an accidental radiation occurrence.

Manufacturers of some products are required to keep records and submit reports regarding their products’ technical specifications and quality control programs. Manufacturers of some products are also required to submit annual summaries of radiation safety test results.

Additionally, manufacturers of products with a mandatory radiation safety product performance standard are required to certify that their products comply with the requirements of that performance standard.

View more record and reporting requirements by product.

For additional information, visit the Radiation-Emitting Products Industry Assistance: Walk-through.

Basics Question toggle Show all related FDA Basics Questions

-

How helpful was this information?

                               

Not HelpfulArrow pointing to the rightVery Helpful


Please limit your feedback to 1000 characters.

Please limit your feedback to 1000 characters.

If you would like to ask a specific question, please visit our "Contact Us" page for more information about how to contact FDA.

Please note that any information you submit may become public or subject to release under the Freedom of Information Act (FOIA). For more information, read about our privacy policies and the FOIA.

-