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The Federal Office for Radiation Protection

The Federal Office for Radiation Protection

The Federal Office for Radiation Protection (BfS) works for the safety and protection of man and environment from damages due to ionising and non-ionising radiation. The short brochure provides a compact introduction to the BfS and its task and basic information about the key competences of the individual departments.

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Titelblatt Jahresbericht

Federal Office for Radiation Protection 1989 – 2014: Research. Provide information. Protect.

  • The BfS annual reports give a generally understandable survey of the BfS work priorities for the respective period under report and provide key figures.
  • Instead of an annual report, a special edition is published in 2014 about 25 years of BfS – with an outlook on current challenges.

Online library

Scientific literature online: The BfS "Digital Online Repository and Information System" (DORIS) and the "Goettingen Catalogue of Nuclear Law" (GAK).

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