Office for Nuclear Regulation

Monthly archives: March 2023

Policy for openness and transparency published

March 30, 2023

The guiding principles for our disclosure of information

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Divers enter legacy pond at Sellafield

March 29, 2023

Divers work to remove waste from legacy pond

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Heysham 2 – Inspection ID: 51345

March 28, 2023

Executive summary Date(s) of inspection: January 2023 Aim of inspection This inspection was a planned chemistry-themed inspection that considered Licence Conditions LC 23 (Operating Rules) and 24 (Operating Instructions) for rating, and included a number of intelligence-led chemistry-specific topics.  This inspection included follow-up of Regulatory issue 9007, 10520 and 10694. Subject(s) of inspection LC23 – Operating rules […]

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ONR publishes Safeguards Annual Report for 2022

March 28, 2023

Twelve month overview for safeguards

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ONR serves improvement notices on EDF and Trillium Flow Services UK Ltd

March 27, 2023

ONR serves improvement notices

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Barrow – Inspection ID: 50922

March 24, 2023

Executive summary Date(s) of inspection: August 2022 Aim of inspection The inspection will be led by ONR to examine the adequacy and application of BAESML arrangements for Licence Condition (LC) 7 (Incidents on the Site). The purpose of LC7 is to ensure that licensees have made and implemented adequate arrangements for the notification, recording, investigation […]

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Clyde – Inspection ID: 50913

March 24, 2023

Executive summary Date(s) of inspection: December 2022 Aim of inspection The purpose of this intervention is for the Office for Nuclear Regulation (ONR) to review and examine: Management of Confined Spaces risks on site and the effectiveness of control measures. Management of other Conventional Health and Safety (CHS) Risks on the Authorised Site Effectiveness of systems to […]

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Innovative use of robots and unmanned aerial vehicles at Sellafield

March 23, 2023

ONR works with Sellafield Ltd to regulate innovation

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Quarterly statement of civil incidents reported to ONR – Q4 2022

March 22, 2023

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Sellafield – Inspection ID: 50320

March 22, 2023

Executive summary Date(s) of inspection: December 2022 Aim of inspection The Office for Nuclear Regulation (ONR) undertakes all its regulatory interactions with the Sellafield site licensee, Sellafield Limited, against a strategy defined by the ONR Sellafield, Decommissioning, Fuel and Waste (SDFW) Division. In accordance with this strategy, a planned Corporate Licence Condition Inspection (CLCI), targeted […]

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