[ RadSafe ] Atomic Man still has lessons to teach after 35 years
Bair, William (CONTR)
BAIRWJ at nv.doe.gov
Wed Oct 5 18:40:07 CDT 2011
He could do that with a portable alpha monitor (PAM), too.
Bill Bair, Sr. Scientist
Contractor to the US Department of Energy
From: radsafe-bounces at health.phys.iit.edu [mailto:radsafe-bounces at health.phys.iit.edu] On Behalf Of Cary Renquist
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Subject: [ RadSafe ] Atomic Man still has lessons to teach after 35 years
Atomic Man still has lessons to teach after 35 years | Tri-City Herald -
The News Tribune
Thirty-five years after Hanford's "Atomic Man" was sprayed with
americium in the nuclear reservation's worst radioactive accident, the
case still has lessons for workers at the Department of Energy's nuclear
I had forgotten about McCluskey...
I just remember seeing film of him demonstrating his ability to get a
good Zzzzzzz out of a GM meter.
I didn't realize that he was kept in isolation for so long.
Cary.renquist at ezag.com
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