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IAEA DS494 - Protection against Internal Hazards in the Design of Nuclear Power Plants

ARPANSA coordinates comments on behalf of Australia on IAEA draft documents. We provide feedback to the IAEA through Safety Standards Committee members.

ARPANSA requests comments on drafts in relation to:

  • Relevance and usefulness. Are the stated objectives appropriate, and are they met by the document?
  • Scope and completeness. Is the stated scope appropriate and adequate to cover the document?
  • Quality and clarity. Do the requirements/guidance represent the current consensus among specialists in the field? Are they expressed in a clear and coherent way?

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The Issue
Start/End Date: 
Tuesday 16 January 2018 - 09:00 to Friday 27 April 2018 - 17:00

The objective of this draft text, as accepted by the Commission on Safety Standards (CSS), is to provide guidance to meet the requirements for protection against internal hazards in the design of nuclear power plants established in the revised Specific Safety Requirements publication Safety of Nuclear Power Plants: Design (IAEA Safety Standards Series No. SSR-2/1 (Rev. 1)).

View draft document (IAEA website)

View note verbale (IAEA website)


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