Remote Electronic Inspections 0 (0)

Description of innovation 

Greek Atomic Energy Commission (EEAE) implements an inspection system to enforce the provisions of the radiation protection regulations adapted to the conditions of the Covid-19 pandemic. Inspections are part of the regulatory review to ensure compliance with the radiation protection requirements to which (a) all justified radiation practices (b) practices involving natural radioactive materials causing exposure of employees, which should not be overlooked, in terms of radiation protection and (c) the transport of radioactive materials. Therefore, organizations subject to inspections are between others, health units, public and private hospitals, health centers, clinics where radiation equipment operates (radiotherapy units, dental clinics, nuclear medicine laboratories, laboratories with MRI scans, etc.), and radioactive material transport companies. 

After taking into account the magnitude and nature of the risk associated with the practices, an overview of radiation protection issues concerning practices, and the degree of compliance with the provisions of the Radiation Protection Regulations, the inspection program was designed. Inspections are "scheduled" or "unplanned," which means that they can get carried out at any time. In both cases, inspections can be either "warned" or "unannounced."


Carrying out electronic inspections during the current pandemic period contributes to the safety of all and,


Contacless Access Network Application at the Panpeloponnisiakon Stadium 0 (0)

Innovation description

The Pampeloponnisiakon Stadium of the Municipality of Patras is a large set of Olympic sport facilities with a main football field with a capacity of 23,588 seats, main open track, auxiliary football field, 5 * 5 football fields, basketball and volleyball fields, indoor halls, ping-pong, wrestling and weight halls etc. The activity amounts to 300 people on average per day, not counting the continuous international, national and local games and without including the frequent attendance of citizens during cultural and other activities.

The daily entry control of the athletes took place with a handwritten record in books. Crowding during peak hours increasingly created conditions for disease transmission, inefficiency and limited service delivery.

At the crisis of COVID-19, the Municipality of Patras responded immediately and actively developing without any cost, with the existing staff of the Municipality of Patras at the Pampeloponnisiakon Stadium, a web application for controlling the contactless access of athletes and visitors to the Stadium. During the athlete's entry, the visit time, the athlete / visitor's id is passed to the login application, automatically retrieving in real time the data, such as time, name, surname, title, sports club, sports venue, etc. from the application database, while


Utilising BLUE LAB’s technological equipment for the construction of protection shields against COVID-19 0 (0)

Innovation Description

The Municipality of Piraeus with the use of advanced technological equipment of the Business Innovation Center for Blue Growth - "Blue Lab", contributed to dealing with the Covid-19 pandemic by producing face shields. The shields are produced by the method of 3D printing and are offered free of charge to the medical and nursing staff of the country.

With the possibility of producing 60 protection shields per day, the Municipality of Piraeus was called upon to provide a solution to the important problem that has arisen, regarding the supply of necessary material for the protection of public health and health personnel, with the 3D printing technology of the "Blue Lab". To date, 2,000 shields have been distributed to nursing staff, health centers, nursing homes, school cleaners, staff of the Municipality working in cutting-edge services, such as KEP, etc.

The production and distribution of necessary protection material from COVID-19 to special categories of workers.

Maintaining and integrating innovation after the COVID-19 crisis
The construction of another 2,000 shields has already been launched, which will be distributed to teachers. This initiative is a potential business proposal that serves social needs.











Become a Public Health Protection Volunteer 0 (0)

The disproportionate needs created by the Covid-19 pandemic and this unprecedented situation make it necessary in every way to strengthen the national health system. Thus, in addition to the assistance to medical and nursing staff as well as equipment, it was deemed necessary to provide health services to the health structures of our country by volunteers.

Help at home 0 (0)

During the current period of dealing with the coVID-19 crisis, the need for care and support of the most vulnerable groups of citizens (the poor, the elderly, the disabled, etc.) has become even more apparent. In this context, it was deemed necessary to strengthen the existing organizational structure "Help at Home" in the country's municipalities, which can, directly and effectively, contribute to the provision of a variety of services to citizens, especially the weakest, and to cover their increased needs.
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