Nuclear Law Bulletin

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Semiannual
ISSN: 
1609-7378 (online)
ISSN: 
0304-341X (print)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1787/16097378
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Published twice a year, the Nuclear Law Bulletin covers legislative developments in almost 60 countries around the world as well as reporting on relevant jurisprudence and administrative decisions, bilateral and international agreements and regulatory activities of international organisations.

Each issue typically includes the following sections: Articles, Case Law, National Legislative and Regulatory Activities, International Regulatory Activities, Agreements, News Briefs, and a Supplement.

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The International Systems of Radiological Protection

Key Structures and Current Challenges You do not have access to this content

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Author(s):
Edward Nicholas Lazo
19 Dec 2007
Pages:
15
Bibliographic information
No.:
13,
Volume:
2007,
Issue:
2
Pages:
49–63
http://dx.doi.org/10.1787/nuclear_law-2007-5k9gw7n4wknx

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Since the realisation, at the beginning of the 1900s, that exposure to ionising radiation could cause detrimental health effects, experts in the field have worked together to establish a scientific basis for describing radiation-related risks, to recommend practical principles for protection against radiation-related risks and to develop international standards and national regulations in this area.
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