Europe

Legenda & explanation
date INES title location
07-03-20192Dangerous Co60 sources discovered in scrap metal containersPort of Rotterdam, Netherlands
31-01-20192Overexposure of a worker (nuclear medicine department of a hospital, hands exposure)Angers Hospital, France
21-01-20191Drop of a source into a logging wellPécs, Hungary
11-01-20191Co60 source discovered in a scrap metal deliveryPort of Hamburg, Germany
31-12-20182External corrosion affecting multiple systems on a power reactorDUNGENESS B, United Kingdom
18-12-20181Missing Tc-99m GeneratorSion, nuclear medicine institute, Switzerland
24-09-20182Misdelivered Radioactive Transport PackagesExport packing company in vicinity of Heathrow, United Kingdom
21-09-20181Am-241 source meltingFinnish steel factory, Finland
15-09-20181Am-241 source meltingFinnish steel factory, Finland
26-07-20181Am-241 source meltingFinnish steel factory, Finland
26-06-20181Am-241 source meltingFinnish steel factory, Finland
14-03-20182Overexposure of a workerVeterinary clinic in Tampere, Finland
09-11-20172Insufficient seismic resistance of emergency diesel generatorsPALUEL-1, France
20-10-20172Overexposure of a radiologists (hands exposure)Hospital Delafontaine - Saint Denis (Paris region), France
21-09-20172Contamination event at research facilityStudsvik Nuclear AB, Sweden
18-08-20172Insufficient seismic resistance of a part of the canal embankment along the Tricastin NPPTRICASTIN-1, France
02-08-20172Risk of loss of heat sink in case of an earthquake - 20 reactors concernedBELLEVILLE-1, France
25-07-20172Exposure of airplane passengers due to inadequate use of type B transport packageNTP Europe, Belgium
20-06-20172Emergency diesel generators auxiliary systems not compliant with seismic requirements on the 1300 MW reactors (8 sites - 20 reactors)BELLEVILLE-1, France
14-04-20171Stolen gamma densitometerSouth of France / Valérian Company, France
05-02-20172Over Exposure of an Operator From a Puncture Wound During Work in an Active GloveboxSellafield, United Kingdom
08-01-20172Personal Contamination at Reprocessing PlantSellafield, United Kingdom
12-12-20162Inadvertent damage of a Se-75 sourceDüsseldorf region, Germany
24-10-20161Fuel fail and emission from research reactorInstitute for Energy Technology, Halden, Norway
07-10-20162Cyclotron operated with an open bunker doorUniversity Hospital of Umeå, Sweden
25-08-20161Loss of a device containing radioactive sourcesBoguszow-Gorce, Poland, Poland
15-08-20162Electronic Personal Dosimeter went into Alarm during X-ray Radiography OperationsSellafield, United Kingdom
07-03-20161A sealed radioactive Cs-137 source contaminated the premises of waste management companywaste management company, Finland
18-08-20152Irradiation of a worker during scheduled NNP outage at Le BlayaisBLAYAIS-4, France
15-07-20151Theft of a device containig radioactive sourceZabrze, Poland