PSA Activities by the Principal Working Group 5 (PWG5) of the Committee for Safety of Nuclear Installation (CSNI) of the OECD

  • B. Kaufer
  • R. K. Virolainen
Conference paper


In conjunction with restructuring and orientation of the whole OECD/NEA programme the Committee of Safety of Nuclear Installations (CSNI) decided that the activities on water reactor safety should be managed by five Principal Working Groups. Consequently the PWG5 on Risk Assessment was set up in 1983.


Safety System Severe Accident Fire Flooding Probabilistic Safety Assessment Reliability Data Collection 
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© Springer-Verlag London 1996

Authors and Affiliations

  • B. Kaufer
    • 1
  • R. K. Virolainen
    • 2
  1. 1.OECD/NEAParisFrance
  2. 2.Finnish Centre for Radiation and Nuclear SafetyHelsinkiFinland

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