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Organization, Management and Staffing of the Regulatory Body for Safety

General Safety Guide

IAEA Safety Standards Series No. GSG-12
General Safety Guides

English STI/PUB/1801 ¦ 978-92-0-100218-1

124 pages ¦ € 50.00 ¦ Date published: 2018

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This publication provides recommendations on meeting the requirements of IAEA Safety Standards Series No. GSR Part 1 (Rev. 1), Governmental, Legal and Regulatory Framework for Safety, in respect of the organizational structure, management and staffing of the regulatory body. It addresses the arrangements and processes regulatory bodies need to consider in carrying out their responsibilities and functions efficiently and effectively and in an independent manner. It also provides guidance on how an integrated management system should be established and implemented in order to have in place both the core processes that help the regulatory body to perform its core functions and the management and support processes that are necessary to run the regulatory body. The publication is intended for use by all regulatory bodies, irrespective of the size and type of facilities and activities they regulate.

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IAEA Safety Standards, Legal, Governmental Aspects, Independent Regulatory Commissions, Administrative Agencies, Integrated Management System, Nuclear Facilities, Regulatory Body, Transparency, Improvement, Safety Culture, Responsibility, Accountability, Resources, Regulatory Functions, Organizations, Roles and Responsibilities, Maintenance, Measurement, Staffing, Competence, Knowledge Networks, Public Interest, Assessment, Inspection, Enforcement, Emergency, Preparedness and Response

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