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Severe Accident Management Programmes for Nuclear Power Plants

Specific Safety Guide

IAEA Safety Standards Series No. NS-G-2.15
Specific Safety Guides

Superseded by: IAEA Safety Standards Series - SSG-54

English STI/PUB/1376 ¦ 978-92-0-112908-6

66 pages ¦ 1 figure ¦ € 25.00 ¦ Date published: 2009

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This Safety Guide provides recommendations for the development of accident management programmes to prevent, and to mitigate the consequences of, beyond design basis accidents, including severe accidents. Although primarily developed for use for light water reactors, the recommendations are valid for a wide range of nuclear reactors, both existing and new.

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IAEA Safety Standards, Nuclear Power Plants, Nuclear Reactor Accidents, Radioactivity, Regulatory Body, Reactor Safety, Design Basis Accidents, Water Cooled Reactors, Water Moderated Reactors, Nuclear Facilities, Severe Accidents, Light Water Reactors, Plant Vulnerabilities, Instrumentation and Control

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