Published on 18/03/2020 • 02:55 pm
ASN is working closely with the nuclear licensees and activity managers to analyse the nuclear safety and radiation protection consequences of the measures taken to deal with the ongoing health emergency.
Published on 17/03/2020 • 02:54 pm
Recommendations for improving radiation protection in the operating theatre
The number of fluoroscopy-guided interventional procedures is constantly increasing, particularly surgical procedures in operating theatres. They bring considerable benefits for the patient but present significant risks in terms of radiation protection, for the medical staff and patients alike.
Published on 26/02/2020 • 11:30 am
ASN publishes guides in English regarding the decommissioning and remediation
In France, once a basic nuclear installation (BNI) is definitely shut down, it must go through the decommissioning and remediation process, with the end goal of achieving a predetermined final state in which all the hazardous substances have been removed. Accomplishing these decommissioning operations can often present a technical and project management challenge to licensees.
Published on 06/02/2020 • 01:49 pm
ASN Chairman meets his Polish counterpart in Warsaw
Bernard Doroszczuk, Chairman of ASN, met on Monday 3 February 2020 with his counterpart, Dr Łukasz Młynarkiewicz, at the headquarters of the Polish Nuclear Safety Authority (PAA).
Published on 30/01/2020 • 04:20 pm
ASN New Year’s greetings to the press
The ASN Chairman recalled that 2019 had been a dense year, marked by serious subjects which will determine the nuclear safety and radiation protection actions for 2020: