National Sealed Source Registry and Sealed Source Tracking System Annual reports
The Canadian Nuclear Safety Commission's (CNSC) was the first nuclear regulator among G-7 countries to develop a national registry and to implement a Web-based tracking system, along with enhanced export and import controls for high-risk sealed sources.
These reports describe developments in the CNSC's National Sealed Source Registry (NSSR) and Sealed Source Tracking System (SSTS) since January 2006.
Current NSSR and SSTS annual report
2016 NSSR and SSTS annual report highlights:
- Inspection results were strong; 94% of inspected licensees were found to be compliant.
- The number of sources in the NSSR increased by 9%.
- The number of transactions reported in the SSTS was 21% lower than the number reported in 2015, mostly due to a decrease in the quantity of sources imported into Canada.
- There were 15 reported events involving lost, stolen and found sealed sources.
Previous NSSR and SSTS annual reports
- National Sealed Source Registry and Sealed Source Tracking System 2015 Annual Report (HTML)(PDF)
- National Sealed Source Registry and Sealed Source Tracking System 2014 Annual Report (PDF)
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