Proper Tape Handling
Magnetic Tape Data Cartridge Care & Handling, By Fujifilm
Tape systems are uniquely challenging to manage, requiring four elements - software, hardware, media and people - to function properly. Personnel should be trained in their responsibility for the condition, care and handling of media (tape cartridges). Proper care by your staff is important to prevent inadvertent errors and media damage.
Tape users often ask about the affects of magnets and x-rays on data tapes.
Read more in these Fujifilm data sheets:
STORAGE & TRANSPORT MAGNETS & X-RAYS