United States Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Protecting People and the Environment

T7 Status and Path Forward on Generic Safety Issue 191, “Assessment of Debris Accumulation on Pressurized Water Reactor (PWR) Sump Performance,” and Implications for Boiling Water Reactors (BWRs)

The staff will discuss the Commission’s decision regarding the path forward on Generic Safety Issue‑191, the status and path forward on in-vessel effects, the assessment of boiling‑water reactors, and the guidance being developed to make Generic Safety Issue‑191 more risk informed.



William Ruland, Director, Division of Safety Systems, NRC/NRR





Stewart Bailey, NRC/NRR, tel: (301) 415-1321, e-mail: Stewart.Bailey@nrc.gov

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