the european stress test for nuclear power plants

Other Safety objectives 


The following WENRA safety objectives comprise safety and security interfaces (O5), radiation protection (O6) and safety management (O7).89 Especially the safety management of nuclear power plants has a significant meaning for operational safety. It is a key element to reduce human failures and to find out failures that have the potential to create serious events or accidents in time. The check of safety objective O7 is not part of the current “Stress test“.





89 WENRA: Safety Objectives for New Power Reactors, November 2010. Note: The complete text of the safety objectives (including footnotes) is given in the Annex