Office for Nuclear Regulation

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Monthly archives: February 2013

Clarification on Guardian story: full costs of secondments are charged to industry

February 21, 2013

The Guardian suggests that taxpayers pay for secondments to ONR from industry and other agencies – this is not true.

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Sizewell B: ONR assesses review of Belgian plant defects

February 14, 2013

Sizewell B in Suffolk. ONR is assessing a review its operators undertook into defects in reactor pressure vessels in Belgium. (Image: EDF Energy)

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Sellafield Limited pleads guilty to nuclear regulators’ charges

February 7, 2013

The Sellafield site in Cumbria. Sellafield Limited today (7 February) pleaded guilty to charges brought by the Environment Agency and ONR.

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Special feature: How we handle requests for information

February 1, 2013

Steve Newman: “ONR will always try to disclose as much information as possible, but when we have to withhold something, we will provide a clear explanation why.”

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