|Document ID (ISN)||54285|
|Convention or series no.
||EUR 11465 EN
||Olast M., Sinnaeve J.
||Radiation protection - Seminar on applications, perspectives and limitations of comparative risk assessment and risk management
||Office for Official Publications of the European Communities, 2985 Luxembourg, Grand Duchy of Luxembourg, 1989. 363p. Illus. Bibl. Price: ECU 32.50.
||Papers presented at a seminar held in Nice (France), Sep. 1988. Topics covered include: the aims of comparative risk assessment and the issues likely to be faced by a decision maker; methods of risk assessment in a range of situations, and assumptions made; case studies in the areas of indoor pollution, radioactive and toxic wastes from power plants; limits of validity of application of the techniques from one field to another with reference to the need for decision making in the absence of absolutely determined technical information; risk management systems; use of psychological and social sciences as a way of improving the understanding of government decision making; future perspectives.
||radiation protection; hazard evaluation; safety analysis
||disposal of harmful waste; threshold limit values; carcinogens; European Communities; disposal of radioactive waste; comparative study; nuclear power stations; major hazards; atmospheric pollution; health hazards; conference; electric power generation
||E - Books, reports, proceedings
|Broad subject area(s)
||Fires, explosions and major hazards