Why Nuclear


A focus on safety permeates every area of the nuclear industry, from equipment design, licensing, and operation, to workplace safety, training, and continuous improvement.

All nuclear power plants have extensive safety systems, backup systems and instrumentation and controls to maintain safe plant operating conditions, and all of us at Westinghouse are committed to the highest levels of safety in everything we do.

At Westinghouse, we’re proud to offer the safest, most advanced nuclear plant yet—the AP1000® nuclear power plant. Click here to learn more about the world's most advanced nuclear power plant's advanced safety systems.