To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, what recent discussions she has had with the Under-Secretary of Digital Infrastructure on the Health and Safety Executive's responsibility for radiation exposure to the public.
15 December 2020
The Health and Safety Executive (HSE) is responsible for workplace exposures in relation to radiation, not public exposures. This is the responsibility of Public Health England. Consequently, there have been no discussions with the Under -Secretary of Digital Infrastructure on HSE’s role in this area.