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Regulations for the Safe Transport of Radioactive Material - 2012 Edition

Specific Safety Requirements

IAEA Safety Standards Series No. SSR-6
Specific Safety Requirements

Superseded by: IAEA Safety Standards Series - SSR-6 (Rev.1)

English STI/PUB/1570 ¦ 978-92-0-133310-0

168 pages ¦ 7 figures ¦ € 44.00 ¦ Date published: 2012

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Pages 7, 50, 53-54, 76, 109, 132, 134, 145, 151-158, 159


This publication establishes the regulations that apply to the transport of radioactive material by all modes of transport on land, water or in the air, including transport that is incidental to the use of the radioactive material. The objective and scope of the regulations are described in detail as well as the range of their application. The publication provides requirements useful to governments, regulators, operators of nuclear facilities, carriers, users of radiation sources and cargo handling personnel.

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