Summary Report of the 387th RSK Meeting

Date: 
2005-10-06

The RSK discussed the draft statement of its Committee on PRESSURE-RETAINING COMPONENTS AND MATERIALS (DKW) on tests on ferritic-austenitic dissimilar welds (see 389th RSK meeting).

The RSK ended the discussion about the classification of "VO events" according to the safety levels of the defence-in-depth concept and concept for the redefinition of precautions (Vorsorgemaßnahmen - VM) with a statement (in German) in which, in particular, emphasis is laid on the necessity of analysing quality and effectiveness (performance, reliability etc.) of precautions.