NBC Suit

(redirected from Radiation suit)
Personal protective equipment which is the military equivalent of a hazmat suit, which is designed to protect against direct contact with and contamination by nuclear (radioactive), biological or chemical substances
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Wick Sheriff Court was told the UK Atomic Energy Authority failed to ensure Mr Grant was wearing a protective radiation suit.
The UK Atomic Energy Authority failed to ensure Brian Grant was wearing a radiation suit and mask while handling nuclear waste, a court heard.
And it was served by a glum waiter who, disconcertingly, wore a radiation suit.
To protect her from light Katy, from north Wales, was cocooned in a home-made radiation suit.
They were ordered to stand and watch wearing only shorts and boots while scientists wore full radiation suits.
I saw people dressed up in all kinds of fancy dress, like Winnie the Pooh, and I saw some people with nuclear radiation suits on.
A ''DELUSIONAL'' security technician who thought the world was about to end used his company credit card to stock up on radiation suits and gas masks.
A ''DELUSIONAL'' man who thought the world was about to end used his work credit card to stock up on radiation suits and gas masks.
Japan: Japan allowed nearly 100 evacuees from a village near the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear plant to briefly return home Tuesday in radiation suits, masks and goggles to pick up personal belongings.
Now the businessman, from Redditch, Worcestershire, is stocking up on radiation suits as fears grow about nuclear meltdown in earthquake-hit Japan.
Experts said their radiation suits and oxygen tanks provide little protection from the deadly rays seeping into their bodies.