The Momentum of the European Directive on Nuclear Safety [E-Book]: From the Complexity of Nuclear Safety to Key Messages Addressed to European Citizens / Yvan Pouleur and Petr Krs
Pouleur, Yvan.
Krs, Petr.
Paris : OECD Publishing, 2010
29 p.
Nuclear Energy
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In line with citizens’ expectations, a fundamental step was made in 2009 when the EU adopted a binding legal framework for nuclear safety, thereby bringing legal certainty and providing appropriate guarantees to the public. The EU is the first major regional nuclear actor in the world to have such legally binding safety rules, constituting a model for other countries.