Contrôle review No. 187 : ASN report abstracts on the state of Nuclear Safety and Radiation Protection in France in 2009
On behalf of the State, the Nuclear Safety Authority (ASN) regulates nuclear safety and radiation protection in France, to protect workers,
patients, the public and the environment from the risks involved in nuclear activities and to contribute to informing the citizens.I t is an independent administrative authority, run by a Commission of five commissioners, which was created by the Act on Transparency and Security in the Nuclear Field (TSN Act) on 13 June 2006. As for the past three years now, the ASN Commission presents the annual report on the state of nuclear safety and radiation protection in France for 2009.