ABSTRACT

U.S. NRC Fact Sheet: Probabilistic Risk Assessment   [open pdf - 33KB]

This United States Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) factsheet discusses the commission's applying and enforcing of technical requirements on plant design and operations. "Probabilistic risk assessment (PRA) systematically looks at how the pieces of a complex system work together to ensure safety. PRA allows analysts to quantify risk and identify what could have the most impact on safety."

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Date:
2007-10
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Public Domain
Retrieved From:
United States Nuclear Regulatory Commission: http://www.nrc.gov/
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pdf
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application/pdf
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