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The Regulatory Framework in the UK

  • Raymund O’Sullivan

Abstract

Regulating the safe transport of radioactive materials necessitates certain basic provisions which may be summarised as follows:
  1. (1)

    control of the radiation emitted from the material;

     
  2. (2)

    containment of the material;

     
  3. (3)

    dissipation of any heat generated; and

     
  4. (4)

    for fissile material, prevention of criticality.

     

Keywords

Radioactive Material Competent Authority International Maritime Organisation Radioactive Substance International Civil Aviation Organisation 
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Copyright information

© Crown Copyright 1984

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  • Raymund O’Sullivan

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