Europe

Legenda & explanation
date INES title location
06-08-200219 Identical Strontium-90 Radioactive Sources Found in Metal Scrap from ArmeniaJewometaal, Rotterdam-Botlek, Netherlands
21-01-19961A PART OF THE RESIDUAL HEAT REMOVAL SYSTEM - THE AUXILIARY CONDENSER - TEMPORARILY NOT AVAILABLEOSKARSHAMN-1, Sweden
14-10-20142A practitioner’s regulatory annual exposure dose limit was exceededBordeaux University Hospital - Pellegrin Hospital, France
07-03-20161A sealed radioactive Cs-137 source contaminated the premises of waste management companywaste management company, Finland
21-08-19922ABNORMAL PRESENCE OF A FILTER ON A DRAINING CIRCUIT OF THE REACTOR CAVITYCATTENOM-1, France
31-03-19942ACCIDENT CLOSE TO THE FORMER RAPSODIE REACTOR AT THE CADARACHE SITECADARACHE, RAPSODIE, France
24-04-20132Accidental exposure of a worker exceeding annual regulatory limit to the skinBLAYAIS-4, France
18-10-19930ACID SPILLAGE IN THORPBNFL, Sellafield, United Kingdom
22-12-20050Activation of emergency plan support to Torness Power StationTORNESS UNIT A, United Kingdom
23-02-20121Am-241 source meltingOutokumpu Tornio Works, Finland
21-09-20181Am-241 source meltingFinnish steel factory, Finland
15-09-20181Am-241 source meltingFinnish steel factory, Finland
26-06-20181Am-241 source meltingFinnish steel factory, Finland
26-07-20181Am-241 source meltingFinnish steel factory, Finland
09-12-20052Anomaly on safety pumps of 900 MW reactorsAll NPP - generic, France
31-12-20032Anomaly on the water recirculation circuits of French pressurised water reactorsAll NPP - generic, France
26-09-20122ASN decided to uprate as level 2 on the INES scale an event related to non-compliance with the requirements applicable to labelling, storage and on-site transfer of wet fissile materialsAREVA-FBFC, France
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, United Kingdom
05-01-19900AUTOMATIC PLANT SHUTDOWN DUE TO AN EARTHQUAKEKRSKO, Slovenia
17-08-19971Automatic protection system disconnected during non nuclear heat up after refuellingRINGHALS-2, Sweden
09-08-19940AUTOMATIC REACTOR SHUTDOWN CAUSED BY GENERATOR TRIPIGNALINA-1, Lithuania
08-07-19940AUTOMATIC REACTOR SHUTDOWN CAUSED BY SPURIOUS CLOSING OF THE GATE VALVE AT THE PIPELINE FEEDING THE MAIN CONDENSATE HEATER WITH HEATING STEAMIGNALINA-2, Lithuania
22-11-19951AUTOMATIC REACTOR UNLOADING DUE TO SPURIOUS OPENINGS OF VALVES BETWEEN A GROUP OF ECCS PRESSURIZED TANKS AND REACTORIGNALINA-2, Lithuania
12-11-19950AUTOMATIC REACTOR UNLOADING DUE TO TURBOGENERATOR TRIP BY OPERATORIGNALINA-1, Lithuania
14-07-19940AUTOMATIC SHUT DOWN OF THE REACTOR AFTER GENERATOR PROTECTION ACTIVATIONKRSKO, Slovenia
11-06-19982Automatic shutdown of the reactor caused by spurious triggering of the containment spray system and jamming of a control cluster in the high position during this shutdownBELLEVILLE-2, France
09-09-20000Beloyarsk NPP Unit 3 scram due to events in the operation of the Urals power systemBELOYARSKY-3(BN-600), Russian Federation
03-03-19930BLOWN FUSE ON THE INVERTER CAUSED REACTOR TRIPKRSKO, Slovenia
25-10-19912BORATED WATER STORAGE TANK LEVEL REDUCTION TO 180 M3NOVOVORONEZH-4, Russian Federation
30-06-20152Bordeaux University: discovery of radioactive sources and incidental exposure of personsBordeaux University, France