Society News Archive

16 November 2015
IAEA Emergency Preparedness Document Published

The International Atomic Emergency Agency has published the new document Preparedness and Response for a Nuclear or Radiological Emergency: Safety Requirements, which establishes the requirements for preparedness and response for a nuclear or radiological emergency. It expands on, complements, and organizes the requirements relating to emergency management established in Safety Series No. 115, International Basic Safety Standards for Protection Against Ionizing Radiation and for the Safety of Radiation Sources. It is available as a free PDF by download or a print version for purchase.