Basic Risk Assessment of Nuclear Power Plants
Nuclear power plants are classified as highly important and dangerous facilities. Therefore, in addition to the directives for dangerous establishments, they also have to adhere to further special criteria. This article investigates those essential security factors which are designed to ensure nuclear safety. It is very important that the operation of a nuclear power plant is covered from every professional aspect for the sake of nuclear safety. To demonstrate this, various risk factors will be paired with the operational status of the facility. This relates to the fact that the operation of the Hungarian nuclear facility is primarily governed by the Nuclear Safety Manual. Current legislation contains all those important safety precautions which are in accordance with all the highly critical systems of the nuclear facilities that are in operation today. It also includes international recommendations and their relevant points.