AM.pngDescription

Review service conducted by the IAEA staff and international experts of accident management programme (AMP) in Member States on the basis of Safety Standards GSR Part 4* and NS-G-2.15** and guideline SVS-9***
 

Objective

To advise and assist the regulatory body, utility or technical support organization in the development and implementation of an accident management programme
 

Process

The process includes preparatory work and the review of the AMP and associated documentation. The review usually lasts two weeks and is funded by the requesting party or through technical cooperation projects
 

Output

A report describing the review performed, the review findings and, if needed, recommendations in developing the plant specific AMP
 
*Safety Assessment for Facilities and Activities
**Safety Guides Severe Accident Management Programmes for Nuclear Power Plants
***Guidelines for the review of accident management programmes in nuclear power plants
 

AM Reviews Conducted

 
Type
Member State
Year
Service
Pre-AM
Pakistan
2004
KANUPP NPP: Emergency control center
Russia:
Workshops
2006
Workshops: Severe accident phenomena, analysis & AMPs, computer code training (MELCOR, ASTEC, RELAP5)
Pre-AM service: Development plan & AMP development
China, Pakistan:
Pre-AM service
Ukraine: Workshops
2007
Romania: Pre-AM service
Mexico: Workshop and Pre-AM service
2013
Workshop on severe accident analysis and accident managment programme for Laguna Verde NPP
​2014 ​Pre-AM service to advise method and tools for severe accident analysis
RSAAM
China
2006
Bine: Review analysis results of severe accident in Chinese PWRs
2007
AM
Slovenia
2001
Krisko: Review the first SAMGs
Pakistan
2007
KANUPP: Review post-accident monitoring instrumentation
Lithuania
2007
Ignalina: Review SAMGs for RBMK reactors