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Legenda & explanation
date INES title location
05-02-20172Over Exposure of an Operator From a Puncture Wound During Work in an Active GloveboxSellafield
08-01-20172Personal Contamination at Reprocessing PlantSellafield
15-08-20162Electronic Personal Dosimeter went into Alarm during X-ray Radiography OperationsSellafield
29-06-20092Introduction of potentially moderating material to fuel routeDUNGENESS-B1 UNIT A
23-01-20092Radioactive contamination spread from release of ventilation duct condensate at SellafieldSellafield Ltd, Cumbria
22-12-20050Activation of emergency plan support to Torness Power StationTORNESS UNIT A
20-04-20053Fractured Pipe in Thorp Reprocessing plantBNFL, Sellafield
11-07-20032Auto-trip of R21, following trip of Main Boiler Feed Pump, subsequent breach of Gas Circulator 22 Inlet Temp. limitDUNGENESS-B1 UNIT A
19-11-19992Discovery of a crack in boiler superheater penetrationDUNGENESS-B2 UNIT B
18-10-19992Incorrectly packaged radioactive sourcesBNFL, Sellafield
11-04-19992Spillage of radioactive materialsBNFL, Sellafield
27-12-19982Loss of off-site power supplies at Hunterston B Power StationHUNTERSTON-B1 UNIT A
21-04-19982Modification to main steam and main feed isolation valves leading to degradation of reactor protection systemsSIZEWELL-A UNIT B
07-05-19982Loss of ventilation in Dounreay fuel cycle areaDOUNREAY
09-06-19970Fire involving used extract ventilation filtersBNFL SPRINGFIELDS
02-02-19972Release of airborne activity into the workplace resulted in a building evacuationBNFL, Sellafield
03-02-19972Spillage of active liquorBNFL, Sellafield
01-01-19952Intake of radioactive material by workerPFR DOUNREAY
24-03-19952CONFIRMED DOSE ABOVE STATUTORY DOSE LIMIT PROBABLY DUE TO A WOUNDBNFL, Sellafield
01-05-19952ELEVATED URANIUM LUNG BURDENBNFL SPRINGFIELDS
04-07-19952SKIN EXPOSURE IN EXCESS OF DOSE LIMITBNFL, Sellafield
18-10-19930ACID SPILLAGE IN THORPBNFL, Sellafield
31-07-19932REFUELLING GRAB FAILURE AT WYLFAWYLFA UNIT A
29-06-19932INTAKE OF RADIOACTIVE MATERIAL BY OPERATORS AT DOUNREAYDOUNREAY
18-05-19932SEEPAGE FROM A WASTE DRUMBNFL, Sellafield
12-02-19932OVEREREXPOSURE OF A RADIOGRAPHY INSPECTOR AS A RESULT OF A WOUNDBNFL, Sellafield
12-02-19931PLUTONIUM RECOVERY PLANT, B204BNFL, Sellafield
12-01-19932SIGNIFICANT SPILLAGE OF PLUTONIUM LADEN SOLVENTBNFL, Sellafield
08-09-19923PLUTONIUM NITRATE LEAK IN CELLBNFL, Sellafield
15-06-19912TEMPERATURE TRANSIENT DURING START-UPBRADWELL UNIT A