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Application of a Graded Approach in Regulating the Safety of Radiation Sources

IAEA TECDOC No. 1974
English IAEA-TECDOC-1974 978-92-0-127421-2
106 21 18.00 2021

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A properly established governmental, legal and regulatory framework for safety provides for the effective regulatory control of facilities and activities with radiation sources. An important aspect of a regulatory framework is to ensure that the implementation of the regulatory programme is commensurate with the radiation risks associated with facilities and activities, in accordance with a graded approach. This publication provides practical guidance on the application of a graded approach in regulating the safety of radiation sources. Examples of applying this approach in some Member States are included. The proposed methodologies promote a systematic and consistent approach to regulating in accordance with the IAEA safety standards.

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Application, Graded Approach, Regulatory, Safety, Radiation, Source, Radiation Source, Government, Legal, Framework, Regulatory Framework, Regulatory Programme, Regulatory Control, Radiation Risk, Practical Guidance, Member State, Methodology, Systematic, Consistency, Safety Standard, Regulatory Function, Facility, Radiation Activity, Authorization, Regulatory Body, Staffing, Model, Modelling, Risk Assessment, Inspection, Enforcement

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