• English
  • العربية
  • 中文
  • Français
  • Русский
  • Español

You are here

Reviewing the Safety of Existing Nuclear Power Plants Proceedings of an International Conference in Vienna, Austria, 8-11 October 1996

English STI/PUB/1005 92-0-105296-0
665 104 139.50 1997


Proceedings of a symposium organized in co-operation with OECD/NEA, Vienna, 8-11 October 1996. The symposium was a follow-up to the 1991 International Conference on The Safety of Nuclear Power: Strategy for the Future and will be remembered as the initiating force behind the Convention on Nuclear Safety, which entered into force on 24 October 1996. The goal was to review the progress made in implementing the recommendations of the 1991 Conference relating to the safety of existing nuclear power plants, and to make available to all those involved in maintaining the safety of nuclear power plants information on effective methods, practices and criteria for safety review and operating experience feedback systems.
Contents: Opening session; Elements of the nuclear power safety strategy; Ongoing safety reviews; Periodic safety reviews: Regulatory perspective; Periodic safety reviews: Utility perspective; Safety assessment methods and experience; Safety reviews of special issues; Feedback of operating experience I; Information databases and operating experience feedback; Feedback of operating experience II; Summary of the panel and the symposium.

More Information on reusing IAEA copyright material.

How to order

Ordering Locally

Please use the following links for an up-to-date list of IAEA distributors:

Distributors of IAEA Publications

Orders and requests for information may also be addressed to:

Marketing and Sales Unit
International Atomic Energy Agency
Vienna International Centre
PO Box 100, A-1400 Vienna,

Tel.: +43 1 2600 22529, +43 1 2600 22530
Fax: +43 1 2600 29302
Email: sales.publications@iaea.org

Download order form

How to Access IAEA e-books


  1. Employment
  2. Women
  3. Press

Stay in touch