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How safe is 50 rads of radiation per hour?

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50 rads per hour is 200 times the maximum safe continuous exposure rate.

It depends of course on how long you are exposed to 50 Rads per hour. If you are exposed to 50 Rads per hour for only 15 seconds you will be just fine, where as if you were exposed for 10 hours total during a two week period, you are dead.

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