Nonproliferation
Project

Radiological Security Risk Reduction

Assessing National Legal Frameworks for Radiological Security
The ubiquity of radioactive materials in modern society poses serious security risks
Project Info

With tens of thousands of radioactive sources, the potential that such sources would fall into the hands of terrorists or other criminals has attracted increased attention at the highest political levels. This project focuses particular effort on revealing the legal architecture of radiological security risk reduction in order to measure countries’ efforts to meet international legal and best practice standards for radiological material security.