Introduction to Radon

Course Information
Course Type: 
Complimentary Session
Course Length: 
2 hour

When Where Price Register
May 20, 2015 8:30am to 10:30am Winnipeg Office $0.00


This complimentary seminar was created to educate clients and prospects on the health effects of radon; dispel any misconceptions; and give a clear understanding of the requirements involved in the assessment and mitigation of Radon and why all buildings must be tested.

Did you know radon is the second leading cause of lung cancer behind cigarette smoking? 

Attend the session and learn what radon means for you.

Items discussed during the Session:

  • What is radon?
  • Exposure and health effects of radon exposure
  • Health Canada Guideline
  • How and why to test for radon (short vs. long term testing)
  • What if my residence/workplace has high radon levels?
  • Tips to Reduce your Exposure



  • Scott Cryer, P.Geo., Operations Manager, Hazardous Materials Group


  • Susanne Nash, B.Sc., Radon Measurement Professional, Occupational Hygiene Technologist
  • Heather Swail, B.A.Env. Studies, Project Technologist, Occupational Health & Safety Group

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Pinchin delivers close to a hundred seminars per year and we recognize that some people are not comfortable asking potentially sensitive questions in an open forum. We will gladly deal with these one-on-one but if you want to email the question ahead of time, we'll make sure we answer it during the seminar. Send questions to General Inquiries at our Head Office.


Pinchin Ltd. speakers are consultants and engineers working in their respective areas and selected from our staff for their knowledge and presentation skills.