RISKAUDIT is the joint foundation of GRS and its French partner organization: Institut de Radioprotection et de Sûreté Nucléaire (IRSN). The Gemeinnützige Europäische Wirtschftliche Interessenvereinigung (EWIV) works with employees from GRS and IRSN. RISKAUDIT‘s headquarters are in Fontenay-aux-Roses near to Paris.
RISKAUDIT works on an international level to ensure nuclear safety. The overriding aim of this non-profit organisation is to exchange scientific knowledge and working processes for a continuing improvement with the objective to improve safety culture. That being the case, RISKAUDIT works together with international authorities, administrative bodies and relevant task forces.
RISKAUDIT’s most important tasks are customer acquisition, handling contracts and coordinating projects from the European Commission, the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) and the regulatory authorities Approving Authorities.
One emphasis lies in project management and consulting the concerning authorities. Other points of focus include: preparing technical surveys for evaluation, gaining authorization to improve existing facilities and treating and disposing of nuclear waste. To support the co-operation in Eastern-Europe, RISKAUDIT has an office in Kiev, in addition to its headquarters in Paris.