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Preparedness and Response for a Nuclear or Radiological Emergency Involving the Transport of Radioactive Material

Specific Safety Guide

IAEA Safety Standards Series No. SSG-65
Specific Safety Guides

English STI/PUB/1960 ¦ 978-92-0-127521-9

91 pages ¦ 2 figures ¦ € 40.00 ¦ Date published: 2022

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This publication provides guidance and recommendations on arrangements to be made at the preparedness stage, as part of overall emergency preparedness, for emergencies involving the transport of radioactive material. The guidance and recommendations in this Safety Guide are aimed at any State and its government, and at regulatory bodies and other response organizations, including consignors, carriers and consignees. It supports the implementation of the requirements established in IAEA Safety Standards Series No. GSR Part 7 for such emergencies, irrespective of their cause, and the IAEA Transport Regulations, IAEA Safety Standards Series No. SSR-6 (Rev. 1).

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