You are here

Security in the Transport of Radioactive Material

Implementing Guide

Superseded by:

Also available in:

English STI/PUB/1348 978-92-0-107908-4
39 1 20.00 2008

Download PDF (543 KB)


This publication addresses the vulnerability of radioactive material during transport. Given the international concern over acts of nuclear terrorism, it is imperative to have a well defined plan for the security of sensitive materials during transport. This publication provides guidance on implementing, maintaining or enhancing a State’s nuclear security regime to protect radioactive material in transport against theft, sabotage or other malicious acts. It will be of use to regulators and to operating personnel engaged in the transport of such material.

More Information on reusing IAEA copyright material.

How to purchase print copies

Stay in touch