Guideline for Regulatory Agencies in Evaluating Contents of Root Cause Analysis by Operators
事業者の根本原因分析実施内容を規制当局が評価するガイドライン

Takaya HATA, Maomi MAKINO, Atsuhiko KOSAKA
2009 Transactions of the Atomic Energy Society of Japan  
uideline for Regulatory Agencies in Evaluating Contents of Root Cause Analysis by Operators" was enacted as the policy for a new inspection system in Japan. The objective is to indicate the viewpoint to verify the appropriateness of the corrective and preventive actions implemented by operators based on root cause analysis and its analysis results. This guideline leads to taking four points into special consideration for adequate application. They are encouragement of further activities of
more » ... tors, ‰exible interpretation of the intention, versatility of analysis methods and concepts, and consideration of no blame culture. Moreover, a viewpoint for regulatory agencies indicates with special emphasis that neutrality of the analyzing party, objectivity of analysis results, and logicality of the analysis method used are ensured. This guideline shall be continuously reviewed through integration of lessons learned from active use in the future.
doi:10.3327/taesj.j08.055 fatcat:ej6unpi73jbm5cazzbg2jjuuka