Japan confirms first Fukushima worker death from radiation ...

2018/09/05 · Japan has announced for the first time that a worker at the stricken Fukushima nuclear power plant died after suffering radiation exposure. The …

'I am one of the Fukushima fifty': One of the men who risked their

2013/03/02 · They displayed a bravery few can comprehend, yet very little is known about the men who stayed behind to save Japan’s stricken nuclear plant. In a rare interview, David McNeill meets Atsufumi ...

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2018/09/07 · A man aged in his 50s developed lung cancer after he was involved in emergency work at the stricken Fukushima nuclear plant between March …

Fukushima Daiichi nuclear disaster - Wikipedia

The nuclear plant closest to the epicenter of the earthquake, the Onagawa Nuclear Power Plant, successfully withstood the cataclysm. Reuters said it may serve as a "trump card" for the nuclear lobby, providing evidence that it is possible for a correctly designed and operated nuclear facility to withstand such a cataclysm.

Japan pensioners volunteer to tackle nuclear crisis - BBC News

2011/05/31 · No longer could he be just an observer of the struggle to stabilise the Fukushima nuclear plant. The retired engineer is reporting back for duty at the age of 72, and he is organising a team of ...

Fukushima 50 - Wikipedia

Satellite image of the Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Plant where the "Fukushima 50" were assigned to stabilize the six reactors at the plant Fukushima 50 is a pseudonym given by English-language media to a group of employees at the Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Plant. Following the Tōhoku earthquake and tsunami on 11 March 2011, a related ...

Fukushima Keeps Fighting Radioactive Tide 5 Years After ...

2016/05/23 · Eventually, Mr. Ikeda got work in the plant itself, picking up papers and broken glass in the administrative offices. “There was still sand on the floor from the tsunami,” he recalled, “and ...

Fukushima grapples with toxic soil that no one wants | Japan ...

2019/03/11 · While workers inside the ruined nuclear plant struggle to contain the build-up of more than 1m tonnes of radioactive water, outside, work continues to remove, process and store soil that will ...

What was the death toll from Chernobyl and Fukushima ...

When it comes to the safety of nuclear energy, discussion often quickly turns towards the nuclear accidents at Chernobyl in Ukraine (1986) and Fukushima in Japan (2011). These two events were by far the largest nuclear incidents in history; the only disasters to receive a level 7 (the maximum classification) on the International Nuclear Event Scale.

What should TVA learn from Fukushima? - SACE | Southern ...

2018/11/17 · SACE and SACE Action Fund staff, members, and volunteers worked together to knock on doors, make phone calls, and send text messages to help make sure Georgians exercised their right to vote. December 31, 2020 |