Regulatory action – Quantum Petrophysics Inc.

Under the Nuclear Safety and Control Act and associated regulations, various levels of regulatory action can be taken by the Canadian Nuclear Safety Commission (CNSC) to protect the health, safety and security of Canadians and the environment.


June 27, 2018

Administrative monetary penalty issued to Quantum Petrophysics Inc.

The Canadian Nuclear Safety Commission (CNSC) has issued an administrative monetary penalty (AMP) to Quantum Petrophysics Inc. in the amount of $11,920. On April 19, 2018, the licensee failed to meet the requirements for safe transport of a sealed source requiring a Type A package design. This constituted a failure to comply with paragraph 26(1)(a) of the Packaging and Transport of Nuclear Substances Regulation, 2015.

On January 24, 2019, the CNSC confirmed that the AMP issued to Quantum Petrophysics Inc. was paid. The CNSC now considers this AMP closed.

Read the notice of violation (PDF)

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