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Compliance Assurance for the Safe Transport of Radioactive Material

IAEA Safety Standards Series No. SSG-78
Specific Safety Guides

English STI/PUB/2033 ¦ 978-92-0-141922-4

139 pages ¦ 1 figure ¦ € 50.00 ¦ Date published: 2023

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The transport of radioactive material is an essential activity worldwide. To ensure the protection and safety of people, property and the environment, appropriate regulations for the safe transport of radioactive material, both at the national level and at the international level, are necessary. Competent authorities regulate the transport of radioactive material through the application of national regulations, which should be consistent with relevant international regulations. This Safety Guide provides recommendations on actions that competent authorities should take to ensure compliance with the applicable regulations for the safe transport of radioactive material.

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IAEA Safety Standards, Compliance Assurance, Safe Transport, Radioactive Material, Safety of People, Property, Environment, Recommendations, Applicable Regulations, Radioactive Substances, Transportation, Safety Measures, Safety Regulations, Responsibilities, Functions, Competent Authority, National and International Regulations, Compliance Assurance Programme, Multilateral Approvals, Cooperation, Competent Authorities, International Level, Procedures, Checklists, Regulatory Basis, Framework for Safety, Nuclear Security, International Agreements, Training, Distribution, Assessment, Design, Low Dispersible Radioactive Material, Packages and Shipments, Inspection of Manufacturing, Maintenance Operations, Inspection of Consignees, Certificates of Approval

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