Office for Nuclear Regulation

RSR LIMITED (PTG Site) Transport – Inspection ID: 51848

Executive summary

Date(s) of inspection:

  • April 2023

Aim of inspection

The purpose of the inspection was to review compliance of the dutyholder’s arrangements for class 7 radioactive material for road transport, covering consignor duties.

Subject(s) of inspection

  • Transport (Non-nuclear) Appropriate management system – Rating: GREEN
  • Transport (Non-nuclear) Contingency plans in accordance with IRR Reg 13 – Rating: GREEN
  • Transport (Non-nuclear) Dangerous Goods Safety Advisor subsection 1.8.3 ADR – Rating: Not Rated
  • Transport (Non-nuclear) Designation of Controlled or supervised areas Reg 17 IRR17 – Rating: Not Rated
  • Transport (Non-nuclear) Emergency arrangements – Rating: Not Rated
  • Transport (Non-nuclear) IRR17 Regulation 19 additional requirements – Rating: GREEN
  • Transport (Non-nuclear) Local rules Reg 18 IRR17 – Rating: GREEN
  • Transport (Non-nuclear) Radiation Protection Adviser Reg 14 IRR17 – Rating: GREEN
  • Transport (Non-nuclear) Radiation Risk Assessment Reg 8 of IRR 17 – Rating: GREEN
  • Transport (Non-nuclear) Sub contract arrangements – Rating: GREEN
  • Transport (Non-nuclear) Training – Rating: GREEN
  • Transport (Non-nuclear) Transport documentation – Rating: Not Rated

Key findings, inspector’s opinions and reasons for judgement made

The inspector reviewed a range of topics and identified a number of examples of the dutyholder meeting relevant good practice in reducing risk to levels that are ALARP, including Radiation Risk Assessment, Local Rules, Radiation Awareness Training, Security and Contingency plans.


The inspector identified a single minor non-compliances relating to document management, a Level 4 Regulatory Issue has been raised containing this non-compliances.

The dutyholder should respond with a plan to resolve the non-compliance by the 5th June 2023.