Legenda & explanation
date INES title location
09-09-2012INES 2Three radioactive level gauges stolen and later found openDevnya town, Bulgaria
01-10-2011INES 2Uranium 233 / 238 Inhalation OverexposureLas Vegas, Nevada / University of Nevada, United States of America
05-09-2012INES 1Inadequate planned repair of the 10UV68S201 quick-acting gate valve despite of the regulations of the Operational Limits and ConditionsPAKS-1, Hungary
03-09-2012INES 1Stolen and lately recovered intact radioactive sourceSofia, Bulgaria
26-01-2012INES 0Radioactive Source Found in Scrap MetalTripoli Sea Port, Lebanon
29-02-2012INES 0Radioactive Source Found in Scrap Metal prepared for ExportBeirut Sea Port, Lebanon
19-04-2012INES 2Worker overexposureGreek Atomic Energy Commission (GAEC), Greece
23-06-2012INES 1Radiation Exposure of workers to tritiumRAJASTHAN-5, India
09-05-2012INES 2Discovery of orphan source in a steel millAlcal, Spain
06-04-2012INES 2Overexposure to Radiographer’s AssistantTampa, Florida/Renegade Testing & Inspection, INC., United States of America
09-02-2012INES 2Loss of shutdown cooling due to station blackout during refueling outageKORI-1, South Korea
05-04-2012INES 1Fire and abnormal primary circuit leak occured at Penly NPP n°2 reactorPENLY-2, France
20-02-2012[n/a]Spillage from water pipe in the room with nuclear materialsInstitute for Nuclear Sciences Vinca, Serbia
24-03-2012INES 2Overexposure to RadiographerPasadena, Texas / Non-Destructive Inspection Corp, United States of America
11-03-2011INES 2Failure of the reactor component cooling water system and others by tsunamiONAGAWA-2, Japan
23-02-2012INES 1Am-241 source meltingOutokumpu Tornio Works, Finland
22-10-2011INES 2Overexposure to Members of the PublicHouston, Texas, United States of America
09-01-2012INES 2Overexposure of a worker in a lead foundrylead foundry TRIANGL s.r.o. at Hrob, Czech Republic
21-12-2011INES 2Level 2 incident on INES scale concerning a pipe nonconformity in two Cattenom NPP fuel storage poolsCATTENOM-2 and 3, France
12-01-2012INES 3Accident in industrial radiographyChilca, Lima, Peru
22-12-2011INES 1Start of a fire in decontamination machine of former nuclear manufacturing plant of Bosco Marengo (AL) under decommissioningBosco Marengo (AL), Italy
30-09-2011INES 2Overexposure to Radiation WorkerWichita, Kansas/ PFI, LLC, United States of America
04-10-2011INES 1Hazardous manipulation of a lightning rod with Ra-226Vila Nova de Gaia, Portugal
28-10-2011INES 2Over Exposure to RadiographerWyalusing, Pennsylvania, United States of America
12-10-2011INES 2Overexposure to Radiation workerPetrochemical Inspection Services, Texas, United States of America
19-10-2011INES 1Leakage of Heavy Water from Feeder PipeKANUPP Unit-1 (K-1), Pakistan
28-09-2011INES 1Found radioactive sourcePraha, Czech Republic
08-10-2011INES 2Overexposure to Radiation WorkersCentral New Jersey, United States of America
04-10-2011INES 2Contamination of workers during inspectionBelgoprocess, Belgium
12-09-2011INES 1Explosion and fire at Centraco CENTRACO waste processing and conditioning plantCENTRACO (Codolet, France), France