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The Role of Probabilistic Safety Assessment and Probabilistic Safety Criteria in Nuclear Power Plant Safety

English STI/PUB/911 92-0-101492-9
11.50 1992


This safety report establishes guidelines on the role that probabilistic safety assessment can play as part of an overall safety assurance programme in nuclear power plants. It also describes a framework for probabilistic safety criteria (PSC) and provides guidance for the establishment of PSC values.

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