Safety & Regulation

Greater China Safety & Regulation

Nuclear safety project in China

The CAEA and the Cooperation and Development Office of the European Commission announced their cooperation results on the project of the nuclear safety capacity building in Beijing. This 3-year project

Greater China Safety & Regulation

A new Nuclear and Radiation Safety Base in Jiangsu

The Nuclear and Radiation Safety Administration of Jiangsu Province signed recently a five points agreement with Jiangsu Nuclear Power Co., Ltd (JNPC) :   To build a demonstration base focusing

Safety & Regulation

Taxonomy of major Industrial risks consequences

Major industrial accidents are accidents which could occur everywhere we have industrial activities (mainly on an industrial site) and carries immediate and serious consequences for the employees, the neighbouring populations,

Middle East Safety & Regulation

TAEK released new instructions and manuals

The Turkish Atomic Energy Authority has issued three new guidelines / manuals in April and May 2017. These are as follows: – 12 April 2017: “Procedures and Principles on Authorization

Middle East Safety & Regulation

CBRN management

The Higher Education Council of Turkey (YÖK) organized the first CBRN (Chemical, Biological, Radiological and Nuclear) workshop in its history. CBRN stands for harmful and dangerous situations which are caused

Safety & Regulation

Software certification for safety critical systems

Certification is one way to combine different methods (process and product assessment) together and build confidence in achievement of maximal safety. In general, certification is seen as a service to

Safety & Regulation

Safety Integrity Level concept

The concept of safety integrity levels (SILs) was introduced during the development of BS EN 61508 (BSI 2002) as a measure of the quality or dependability of a system which

Safety & Regulation

The defence in-depth philosophy

Nowadays, critical or sensitive systems are designed and integrated taking into account components, software and human errors. Mental task analysis shows a close association between omissions and the planning and

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Tüv Nord and Türk Loydu nuclear cooperation

Türk Loydu, was established for ship classification in 1962. It is nowadays working as a national certification body in the Shipbuilding, Ship and Yacht Construction, Energy, Manufacturing, Transportation, Logistics and