The Civil Liability for Nuclear Damage Act of India: An engineering perspective regarding Supplier's liability
作者: R.B. Grover
作者单位: 1Homi Bhabha National Institute, Mumbai, 400094, India
刊名: Progress in Nuclear Energy, 2017, Vol.101 , pp.168-175
来源数据库: Elsevier Journal
DOI: 10.1016/j.pnucene.2017.04.012
关键词: Nuclear liabilityIndia's nuclear liability legislationSuppliers liabilityRole of system designerIndian nuclear insurance poolDefence in depth
英文摘要: Abstract(#br)Civil liability for nuclear damage regime established in India follows global practice in this area and has a unique provision that enables an Operator to exercise a right of recourse against a Supplier. Rules promulgated under the Act provide ‘explanation’ about the Supplier which has been formulated based on practices in nuclear industry. The paper analyses the ‘explanation’ and concludes that India's legislation designates the plant system designer as the Supplier. Any examination of the Indian law without studying the ‘explanation’ leads to erroneous conclusions. To protect his interest against the Right of Recourse, the system designer can avail of the insurance policy that is meant for the suppliers. Vendors, other than the system designer, have no liability under the...
全文获取路径: Elsevier  (合作)
影响因子:0.704 (2012)

  • engineering 工程
  • regarding 涉及
  • perspective 透视画法
  • India 印度
  • liability 责任