INES directory

On this page you can browse the directory of reported nuclear and radiation incidents reported to the IAEA.

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Event date Location Incident INES level
2002-03-11 UK Transport Event Localised High Dose Rates on the Underside of a Radioactive Material Transport Package 2
2002-03-08 DAVIS BESSE-1 DETERIORATION OF REACTOR VESSEL HEAD 3
2002-02-25 KRSKO Shutdown of the plant due to high temperature of the RCP motor bearing.
2002-02-16 KHMELNITSKI-1 Site contamination at Khmelnitsky NPP 1
2002-01-21 Lima THEFT OF NUCLEAR GAUGE WITH CS-137 AND AM-BE SOURCES 1
2002-01-21 FLAMANVILLE-2 Partial loss of the command and control system in Flamanville NPP 2
2002-01-18 LARISA Radiactive source Ir-192 lost in Greece 2
2002-01-18 Halivourgiki / Aspropirgos Radioactice source found in a scrap recycling facility in Greece 1
2002-01-02 Studsvik Nuclear AB High radiation levels measured on a package containing Iridium-192 3
2001-12-14 BRUNSBUETTEL DESTRUCTION OF A PIPING INSIDE CONTAINMENT 1
2001-12-04 CIS BIO INTERNATIONAL Loss of a type "A" package during a road shipment between France and Italy 1
2001-11-29 POINT BEACH 1&2 Potential Common Cause Failure of Auxiliary Feedwater 2
2001-11-29 CERNAVODA-1 Loss of radioactive source Cs-137 included in a Beckman device 1
2001-11-11 DARLINGTON-3 Heat Transport Steam Bleed Valve Failed Open Causing Unit Trip
2001-10-15 SHIPYARDS Cobalt-60 contaminated steel slabs sent to Italian shipyard from a foundry in Macedonia 2
2001-10-09 BINCH Iridium source lost in a stolen van 1
2001-08-27 PHILIPPSBURG-2 Boron concentration below specification in borated water storage tanks of 3 out of 4 ECCS trains 2
2001-08-10 PHILIPPSBURG-2 Plant start up with too low levels in the borated water storage tanks 2
2001-08-09 SCRAPYARD New equipment with CO-60 in steel flanges in non-nuclear research institute 1
2001-07-19 BARSEBECK-2 Underdimensioned rupture disc installed in the FILTRA-system 1
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