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Published by International Atomic Energy Agency in Vienna .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Nuclear power plants -- Accidents.,
  • Emergency management.,
  • Radiation injuries.

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Under the Convention on Assistance in the Case of a Nuclear Accident or Radiological Emergency, one function of the IAEA is to collect and disseminate to States Parties and Member States information concerning methodologies, techniques and available results of research relating to response to such emergencies. The primary objectives of the Safety Guide, co-sponsored by FAO, OCHA, ILO, PAHO and WHO, are to provide guidance on preparedness and response for a nuclear or radiological emergency, to describe appropriate responses to a range of emergencies, and to provide background information on past experience, thus helping the user to better implement arrangements that address the underlying issues.--Publisher"s description.

Edition Notes

Statementjointly sponsored by the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations ... [et al.].
SeriesIAEA safety standards series -- no. GS-G-2.1., Safety standards series -- no. GS-G-2.1.
ContributionsInternational Atomic Energy Agency., Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations., International Labour Office., Pan American Health Organization., United Nations. Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs., World Health Organization.
The Physical Object
Pagination145 p. :
Number of Pages145
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16153106M
ISBN 109201093063
ISBN 109789201093066

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