INES directory

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Event date Location Incident INES level
2002-11-28 Centro Medico Siglo XXI Internal contamination of workers in a Medical Center 2
2002-11-28 Welding Institute, Ljubljana Improper performance of radiography 1
2002-11-22 TIHANGE-2 Safety injection during hot shutdown at Tihange 2 unit 2
2002-11-17 Nuclear Fuel Complex, Hyderabad Chemical Explosion at fuel fabrication facility [N/A]
2002-10-18 Ghent Overexposure of an Industrial Radiographer 2
2002-08-06 Jewometaal, Rotterdam-Botlek 9 Identical Strontium-90 Radioactive Sources Found in Metal Scrap from Armenia 1
2002-07-24 Other Over exposure of a worker while performing radiography 2
2002-07-17 Transportation Loss of an industrial radiography exposure device containing 0.73 TBq of Iridium-192 2
2002-07-12 LAGUNA VERDE-1 Engineering Safety Feature Inoperative at Laguna Verde NPP-1 2
2002-07-05 Uzimet BV, Rijswijk ZH Unshielded Radioactive Source Eu-152 in Metal scrap 1
2002-06-11 BRUCE-6 Empty Pressure Tube Damaged During Routine Maintenance
2002-05-23 Havre LOSS AND RECOVERY OF SEALED SOURCE 2
2002-04-24 Birmingham Lost Iridium-192 Source 2
2002-04-10 Houston, Texas Overexposure in Excess of Regulatory Limits 2
2002-04-09 Roissy Charles De Gaulle airport Damage of a type "A" package during transhipment at Roissy airport (France) between Poland and Ukraine 1
2002-04-05 ULCHIN-4 Steam Generator Tube Failure 1
2002-03-11 UK Transport Event Localised High Dose Rates on the Underside of a Radioactive Material Transport Package 2
2002-03-11 HEYSHAM-1 UNIT A Consequential failure of Fuelling Machine Interlock at Buffer Storage Tube 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.
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