Oct. 10: CNSC Addresses Emergency Preparedness & Accident Management


The Canadian Nuclear Safety Commission (CNSC) released two new documents for nuclear facilities, and uranium mines and mills:

  • Nuclear Emergency Preparedness and Response sets out the requirements and guidance on the development of emergency preparedness programs
  • Accident Management explains the requirements for the development, implementation and validation of integrated accident management programs for reactor facilities and guidance on how these requirements should be met.