SDF Sub-Groups

The Forum has a strong focus on improvement across the industry. It has in place a number of subject-specific sub-groups looking in detail at issues facing the industry.

  • Facilitate continuous improvement opportunities within the member organisations by sharing best practices in respect of operational safety standards and implementation arrangements
  • To formulate agreed industry policies and practices
  • Provide a forum for effective sharing of knowledge and experience

The following sub-groups have pages on this website - follow the link in the acronym to visit the sub-groups page:

Acronym Title Sponsor Contact (Sub-group Chair)
CEWG  Clearance & Exemptions Working Group Kevin Dodd David Tattam (Victoria Talbot, Secretary)
CSG Culture Sub-Group Anthony Webb Andrew George
CSWG  Conventional Safety Working Group Richard Foran Harbi Minhas
EARWG  Environment Agency Requirements Working Group Richard Clark Simon Hunter
HuPF Human Performance Forum Pam Duerden Amanda Carter
IOWG Independent Oversight Working Group Mark Neate Phil Rowe
IRPCG Industry Radiological Protection Co-ordination Group Nigel Lister Pete Thompson
NEAF Nuclear Emergency Arrangements Forum Richard Savage John Skegg
NIFSCC Nuclear Industries Fire Safety Coordinating Committee Pam Duerden John Taylor
OCWG Organisational Capability Working Group Adam Hearnden Elizabeth Atherton
OELG Operating Experience and Learning Group Grant Watkinson Andy Newell
PRF Peer Review Forum Nigel Lister  Co-Chairs: Bob Kerr & Claire Allison
RAMTUC Radioactive Material Transport Users Committee Peter Lock Martin Porter
SCF Safety Case Forum Paul Rees Elaine Morrall
SCQWG Supply Chain Quality Working Group Adam Hearnden Tony Roberts
SSG UK Nuclear Industry (civil) Security Sub Group Paul Winkle Jonathan Price
TCSC Transport Container Standardisation Committee Peter Lock Iain Phimister
WPC Working Party on Criticality (WPC) Dave Mills Fred Winstanley
YNPF Young Nuclear Professionals Forum Grant Watkinson Annette Doyle

A template is available for the SDF sub-group guides:  SDF sub-group Guide template Issue 2, Sept 2016 (0.3MB)