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Office for Nuclear Regulation (ONR)

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ONR publishes Annual Plan for 2013-14 07 May 2013

The UK Office for Nuclear Regulation (ONR) has produced its first standalone, fully costed Annual Plan, setting out priority objectives and key activities, key performance indicators and budget for 2013-14. The Plan was compiled in consultation with the ONR's Chief Executive, and with the Chief Nuclear Inspector, Deputy CEO and all Programme Directors....

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ONR publishes Transport of Radioactive Materials UK incidents report 10 September 2012

Produced by the Health Protection Agency (HPA) and commissioned by the Office for Nuclear Regulation (ONR), the 2011 review into ‘Radiological Consequences Resulting from Accidents and Incidents Involving the Transport of Radioactive Materials in the UK’ is designed to help ONR to assess the radiological impact from incidents over the course of a year. ...

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ONR publishes stress test final report on UK non-power generating nuclear facilities 22 May 2012

On May 15 the Office for Nuclear Regulation (ONR) published its stress test assessment on UK non power-generating nuclear facilities. These are in addition to the stress tests carried out at UK nuclear power plants last year, which were required by the European Council, and the report for which which was published by the ONR last October....

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Sellafield: Regulating Cumbria's giant 23 March 2012

The Sellafield nuclear site on the coast of the Irish Sea in Cumbria has been operational since the late 1940s, with significant sections now undergoing decommissioning and dismantling. Here, Mark Foy, ONR Inspector at Sellafield, gives an overview of the issues involved in managing the safety situation at one of the country’s oldest nuclear facilities....

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ONR's vision and strategy 02 November 2011

Nick Baldwin (pictured), Chair of ONR, has this week launched a new strategy detailing ONR’s vision in the light of the challenges and opportunities of the nuclear sector....