Tag Archives: nuclear

Event Report: Radioactive package delivered to wrong address

I learned a long time ago that sometimes the worst thing you can do to a person is to quote them accurately. Here’s a post from yesterday’s Event Notification Report page on the NRC website: AGREEMENT STATE REPORT – PACKAGE … Continue reading

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Event Report: Transportation accident (You know. The thing that never happens.)

On Friday, November 22, 2013, a truck carrying two radiography cameras crashed near Andrews, Texas. The initial report on the NRC website provided few details: “On November 22, 2013, the Agency [Texas Department of State Health Services] received information from … Continue reading

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Event Report: Leaking sealed source reported in Arizona

I’ve been attending meetings of the Texas Low Level Radioactive Waste Disposal Compact Commission (TLLRWDCC, possibly the least useful acronym ever devised) over the last couple of years. This is the Commission that has oversight for applications for shipments of … Continue reading

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