Task Group 93
Update of ICRP Publication 109 and 111

To update ICRP Publications 109 and 111 in the light of the lessons from Fukushima and recent international developments concerning the protection of people in emergency exposure situations, and people living in long term contaminated areas after a nuclear accident or a radiation emergency.

The structure of current Publications will be maintained as much as possible. Sections will be revised and supplemented if necessary. Additional points to be considered among others include inter alia the following ones:

  • Justification for and optimization of emergency decisions
  • Characterization of the radiological situation
  • Protection of emergency and recovery responders
  • Decontamination and waste management strategie
  • Withdrawal of emergency protective action
  • Protection of pregnant women and children
  • Information sharing with stakeholders
  • Emergency and recovery preparedness
Michiaki Kai (Chair), Oita University of Nursing and Health Sciences, Japan
Toshimitsu Homma (Vice-Chair), Nuclear Regulation Authority, Japan
Viktor Averin (Member), Belarus
Anne Nisbet (Member), Public Health England, UK
Thierry Schneider (Member), CEPN, France
Sergey Shinkarev (Member), Burnasyan Federal Medical Biophysical Center, Russian Federation
Ralph Andersen (Corresponding Member), Nuclear Energy Institute, USA
Edward (Ted) Lazo (Corresponding Member), OECD Nuclear Energy Agency (NEA), France
Marcel Lips (Corresponding Member), Goesgen Nuclear Power Plant, Switzerland
Miroslav Pinak Eng., PhD (Corresponding Member), International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA), Austria