Category: Radiation Exposure

Fukushima Nuclear Power Station: Radioactive contamination spreading daily Concerns about damage to health due to radiation exposure Nuke Info Tokyo No. 145

  Workers boarding bus to Fukushima Nuclear Power Station from J-Village bus station (Photo released by TEPCO) Damage from radioactivity released from the Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Station is spreading and there are no...

Ryusuke Umeda’s Worker’s Compensation Claim Rejected — without any investigation of the conditions at Tsuruga-1, site of most of Umeda’s exposure — Nuke Info Tokyo No. 139

Thirty years ago Ryusuke Umeda, who currently lives in Fukuoka City, was exposed to radiation while working on periodic inspections of the Shimane-1 and Tsuruga-1 nuclear power plants. In September 2008 he applied for...