[ RadSafe ] ] [Radsafe] News: One worker at Ibaraki facility found with up to 22, 000 becquerels of plutonium in lungs

Roger Helbig rwhelbig at gmail.com
Wed Jun 7 18:38:44 CDT 2017

One of the comments says this - Are there indeed such documented cases?

"There are documented cases of workers at nuclear weapons facilities
dying within days of experiencing brief accidental exposure to
plutonium, according to the Hazardous Substances Data Bank."

Roger Helbig

On Wed, Jun 7, 2017 at 4:30 PM, Nick Tsurikov <nick.tsurikov at gmail.com> wrote:
> Dear all,
> The full article in Japan Today:
> https://japantoday.com/category/national/5-workers-suffer-radiation-exposure-one-with-up-to-22-000-becquerels-of-plutonium-in-his-lungs
> Kind regards
> Nick

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