South America

Legenda & explanation
date INES title location
2015-08-273Radiographer OverexposureRio Turbio, Santa Cruz
2014-10-081THEFT OF RADIOACTIVE SOURCESTalara, Piura, Geowell S.A.I.C.
2012-06-171Theft of portable radioactive gaugeUchucchacua, Oyón, Region Lima / BISA Construction
2014-02-143Exposure to workersVentanilla, Callao / SPI GAMMA
2013-05-202Overexposure of radiographersProject EPC-30, Plant of Malvinas, Cusco
2012-01-123Accident in industrial radiographyChilca, Lima
2009-07-241Detachment, spreading and recovery of industrial radiography sourceLima
2008-07-213Potential Overexposure During Co-60 Source ExchangeHospital
2007-12-150TURBINE TRIP AND MANUAL SCRAM DURING NORMALIZATION OF A HEAT EXCHANGER OF THE MAIN OUTPUT TRANSFORMERATUCHA-1
2007-03-160Steam Generator tube leakage at Atucha N.P.PATUCHA-1
2006-12-071Incidental Exposure during maintenance tasksnon nuclear
2007-02-160Steam Generator tube leakage at Embalse NPPEMBALSE
2006-12-170Shutdown due to Tritium increase in reactor roomATUCHA-1
2006-12-15[N/A]Manual Shutdown at Embalse N.P.PEMBALSE
2005-09-012Worker overexposure during maintenanceATUCHA-1
2004-09-272RADIOACTIVE ORPHANED SOURCES OF CS-137non nuclear
2003-07-011Radiological incident occurred in the fuel element auxiliary pool, involving Co-60 withdrawn from an adjuster unitEMBALSE
2000-09-112Finding of abandoned radioactive source in the streetPERU radiation source
2000-01-311Loss of power of a 220 VAC safety bus barEMBALSE
1999-02-203Radiological accident in industrial gammagraphy with Ir-192PERU radiation source
1996-06-300Slight contamination of potable water due to damage in an auxiliary heat exchanger of the main condenser circuitEMBALSE
1996-01-080SUDDEN OPENING OF SAFETY STEAM VALVES DURING A ROUTINE TEST OF THE ECCS CONTROL LOGIC, WITHOUT ANY SAFETY-RELATED CONSEQUENCESEMBALSE
1995-12-182PRESSURE TUBE FAILURE AND SMALL LOCA IN EMBALSE NPP AFTER GARTER SPRING INSPECTION AND RELOCATIONEMBALSE
1993-03-051COOLANT RADIOACTIVITY EXCEEDING OPERATING LIMITS DUE TO FUEL ROD FAILUREANGRA-1
1992-02-072TEMPORARY COMPLETE LOSS OF RESIDUAL HEAT REMOVALANGRA-1
1991-07-05[N/A]FIRE IN GAS STORAGEANGRA-1
1991-03-191LEAKAGE IN THE GASEOUS WASTE PROCESSING SYSTEM (GWPS)ANGRA-1
1991-01-140LEAKOFF IN MOTOR BEARING HEAT EXCHANGER OF SERVICE WATER PUMPANGRA-1
2003-04-091THEFT OF NUCLEAR GAUGELima
2002-01-211THEFT OF NUCLEAR GAUGE WITH CS-137 AND AM-BE SOURCESLima