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Design Aspects of Radiation Protection for Nuclear Power Plants

IAEA Safety Series No. 50-SG-D9
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English STI/PUB/687 92-0-123585-2
22.50 1985


This Safety Guide provides principles and practical details on the provisions to be made in the design of nuclear power plants to protect site personnel and the general public from ionizing radiation during operational states and accident conditions. The dose limitation systems, including the ALARA principle, are described as the basis for appropriately addressing the radiation protection features in nuclear power plant design.

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