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
2008-10-23 Bunkyo-city, Tokyo Unsuitable management of Bakelite plates containing radioactive materials 2
2008-10-07 Metallic products manufacturer Cobalt-60 contaminated elevator buttons sold abroad by a French company 2
2008-09-29 Metco Radiographer Overexposure to Extremity 2
2008-09-11 S.H.I.Examination & Inspection Ltd / Ehime prefecture Radiation Overexposure of a Worker 2
2008-09-02 Ardmore Radiographer Overexposure 2
2008-08-28 Covidien, Mallinckrodt Medical B.V., Petten Radiation Worker Skin Overexposure 1
2008-08-25 IRE-Fleurus Iodine-131 release in the environment 3
2008-08-03 IAEA Safeguards Seibersdorf Laboratory Incident involving radioactive material at IAEA safeguards laboratory 1
2008-08-01 Tarragona Overexposure of a worker 3
2008-07-21 Hospital, São Paulo Potential Overexposure During Co-60 Source Exchange 3
2008-07-07 PAKS-1 Deterioration of the containment depression of unit 1 during an air locking operation for maintenance activities 1
2008-07-07 SOCATRI Bollène (Vaucluse) Spillage of uranium-bearing effluents into the environment at the SOCATRI nuclear facility 1
2008-06-04 KRSKO Unidentified leakage from the primary circuit in excess of TS limit
2008-05-30 OLKILUOTO-1 Fast stop of the main circulation pumps and simultaneous loss of their fly wheel systems during reactor scram. 1
2008-05-21 OSKARSHAMN-2 Small traces of explosives found in a security checkpoint near a NPP [N/A]
2008-04-07 Non-Destructive Inspection Co., Ltd / Chiba Loss of Industrial Gamma Radiography Exposure Device containing Ir-192 radiography source 1
2008-04-04 ASCO-1 RADIACTIVE PARTICLES FOUNDED IN ASCÓ NPP SITE 2
2008-03-14 Other Stainless steel coils contaminated by Cobalt 60 1
2008-03-12 Toulouse Worker over exposure 3
2008-03-04 Team Industrial Services Potential Industrial Radiographer Overexposure 2
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