North America: Mexico

Legenda & explanation
date INES title location
16-10-20171Stolen and recovered radioagraphy cameraTepic, Nayarit
01-08-20171Stolen radioactive materialSan Nicolas de los Garza, Nuevo León
23-04-20172Stolen source in Tlaquepaque, JaliscoTlaquepaque, Jalisco
23-01-20171Stolen and recovered nuclear densimeterCiudad Juarez, Chihuahua, Mexico
13-02-20171Stolen source in San Juan del Río, Queretaro, MexicoSan Juan del Rio, Queretaro, Mexico
05-08-20161Stolen Source at Ciudad Obregon, Sonora, MexicoCiudad Obregon, Sonora, Mexico
03-07-20141Stolen pick-up truck with Ir-192 cat II sourceAtizapan de Zaragoza, Mexico State
02-12-20133Missing Dangerous Source at Tepojaco, Hidalgo, MexicoTepojaco, Hidalgo, Mexico
03-02-20151Missing Dangerous Source at Salamanca, GuanajuatoSalamanca, Guanajuato
14-04-20151Missing Dangerous Source at Cárdenas, Tabasco, MéxicoCárdenas, Tabasco, México
24-01-20110Hydrogen Recombiner functional testing not satisfactoryLAGUNA VERDE-2
19-01-20112Reactor trip due to high pressure in the reactor pressure vesselLAGUNA VERDE-2
15-01-20110Reactor trip due to failure in the Main GeneratorLAGUNA VERDE-1
22-10-20101Potential damage in riser pipe at Laguna Verde NPP U2LAGUNA VERDE-2
02-12-20101Non Usual Event declared due to loss of outside power at Laguna Verde NPP U1LAGUNA VERDE-1
21-11-19982Fuel assembly drop during refuellingLAGUNA VERDE-1
18-09-19921LOSS OF INTERNAL POWER DUE TO THE TRIP OF THE MAIN TRANSFORMER (T-1)LAGUNA VERDE-1
28-05-19921A NON USUAL EVENT DUE TO THE LIBERATION OF GASES INSIDE THE PLANTLAGUNA VERDE-1
13-05-19921RECIRCULATION TRANSIENT WITH A SUDDEN INCREASE IN POWER OVER 100%LAGUNA VERDE-1
18-01-19921AN IMPORTANT LOSS OF COMMUNICATIONS IN MAIN CONTROL ROOMLAGUNA VERDE-1
09-05-19921REACTOR SHUTDOWN BY TECHNICAL SPECIFICATIONS APPLICATION (UNUSUAL EVENT)LAGUNA VERDE-1
12-07-20022Engineering Safety Feature Inoperative at Laguna Verde NPP-1LAGUNA VERDE-1
28-11-20022Internal contamination of workers in a Medical CenterCentro Medico Siglo XXI