Topic outline

  • Overview

  • Units

    Unit 1. Nuclear Safety

    Unit 2. Toxic risks for environment (under construction)

    • Author

       Bernard FOUREST, spent 40 years long working for the main players in the French nuclear arena: Novatome (today part of ORANO), the French Atomic Energy Commission (CEA), the Radioprotection and Nuclear Safety Institute (IRSN), and lastly Electricit√© de France (EDF). His expertise covers plant operation as well as engineering. Throughout his career, he has established and maintained strong links with international organisations such as the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) and the Nuclear Energy Agency (NEA) of the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD), as well as with the nuclear industry and regulators of many countries. From 2006 to 2011, he has chaired the Reactor Safety Group of ENISS, the European Nuclear Operators Association to achieve nuclear safety harmonization in Europe.