Devonport Dockyard: nuclear safety

Part one of this Review assesses the hazards, risks and consequences associated with nuclear powered and possibly nuclear-armed submarines when on passage to, manoeuvring about and whilst alongside undergoing refit and refuelling at the nuclear submarine complex in Devonport Dockyard, Plymouth.

Part two considers the requirements of The Radiation (Emergency Preparedness and Public Information) Regulations (REPPIR) for the local authority to provide an off-site emergency plan in response to all reasonably foreseeable radioactive release incidents.

An archive of the late John Large nuclear research reports can be found on the Large & Associates website. Click here to view


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