TITLE

Weightman report clears safety of the UK's nuclear reactors

PUB. DATE
October 2011
SOURCE
ENDS (Environmental Data Services);Oct2011, Issue 441, p15
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the lack of critical safety flaws in the British nuclear programme in 2011, based on a final report on the implications of the Fukushima disaster in Japan released by chief nuclear inspector Mike Weightman. The report emphasized the necessity for Level 2 probabilistic safety analysis (PSA). He recommends continuous improvement in nuclear power plant safety. Engineer John Large cited the failure to release the full results of nuclear stress tests.
ACCESSION #
72283228

 

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