Office for Nuclear Regulation

Category: Fukushima

Fukushima 10 years on: How ONR responded to a nuclear accident almost 6,000 miles away

March 11, 2021 - How ONR responded to a nuclear accident 6,000 miles away


Progress in implementing the lessons learnt from the Fukushima accident

April 7, 2016 -


UK ONR ENSREG National Action Plan – December 2014

December 30, 2014 - Report shows that progress has been made


Consultation launched on Safety Assessment Principles

June 16, 2014 - ONR consults on safety assessment guidance


Fukushima lessons learned: UK action plan published

December 31, 2012 - UK National Action Plan, prepared for the European Nuclear Safety Regulators Group, published by ONR on 31 December 2012


ONR publishes progress report on Fukushima ‘lessons learned’

October 31, 2012 - Safety benefits delivered, but there is always more work to do.


UK chief nuclear inspector’s response to European Commission stress test report

October 4, 2012 - Mike Weightman: “The stress test process was a valuable exercise, reinforcing the conclusions we had reached here in the UK.”


Learning lessons from Fukushima

March 14, 2012 - The UK’s Chief Nuclear Inspector and Executive Head of the Office for Nuclear Regulation explains how we are ensuring lessons are learned