SSTC NRS management declares their adherence to principles of quality control of activities and services on expert, scientific and technical support to the state nuclear regulatory authority, as well as their responsibility for quality of scientific and technical production.
The main activities of SSTC NRS in the sphere of quality are as follows:
strict fulfillment of requirements of current legislation, regulations, rules and standards of Ukraine on nuclear and radiation safety;
high-quality independent assessment of technical safety in the sphere of nuclear energy use with consideration of all factors that pose nuclear and radiation danger to health of people and environment, in particular, physical protection;
extension of scientific relations of the center, international cooperation and partnership with domestic scientific organizations and research and production enterprises;
control of activities and relevant resources from the perspective of interdependent processes, adherence to consecution, repeatability, consistency and traceability of management processes that contribute to the sustainable development of the enterprise;
improvement of SSTC NRS capabilities in solving complex issues of nuclear and radiation safety;
enhancement of safety culture and understanding by personnel of their contribution to achievement of the necessary quality of efforts and services;
improvement of the professional level and responsibility of SSTC NRS personnel, as well as their well-being and social security.
The main tasks of SSTC NRS in the sphere of quality are performed by:
ensuring understanding of SSTC NRS objectives and tasks, as well as contribution to achievement of the necessary level of efforts and services;
implementation of state-of-the-art methods to perform safety assessments;
effective management of SSTC NRS financial resources and their proper use;
strengthening of the material and technical, analytical and informational base of SSTC NRS;
optimization of the SSTC NRS organizational structure;
permanent search of the scientific and technical production markets in Ukraine and abroad;
monitoring and analyzing the processes for activities and services to the extent sufficient for complete fulfillment of clients’ requirements and requests;
critical analysis of the SSTC NRS quality control system in order to ensure its adequacy and effectiveness;
permanent improvement of the SSTC NRS quality control system;
contribution to improvement of business and professional qualities, professional development, systematic training of SSTC NRS personnel;
periodical analysis, review and modification of SSTC NRS quality control system documentation taking into consideration the necessity to harmonize the SSTC NRS quality control system with national standards of Ukraine and regulations, rules and standards on nuclear and radiation safety;
timely response to clients’ requests.
Implementation of the SSTC NRS quality policy is supreme and the most important task for SSTC NRS personnel.
The Statement of SSTC NRS Quality Policy was put into effect by SSTC NRS Order No. 53 dated 17 May 2012.