North America

Legenda & explanation
date INES title location
21-03-20010EMERGENCY DIESEL GENERATOR BEARING FAILURE & FIREENRICO FERMI-2, United States of America
11-11-20010Heat Transport Steam Bleed Valve Failed Open Causing Unit TripDARLINGTON-3, Canada
11-06-20020Empty Pressure Tube Damaged During Routine MaintenanceBRUCE-6, Canada
15-02-19930UNIT SHUTDOWN DUE TO HEAVY WATER LEAK AT A FUELLING MACHINEDARLINGTON-2, Canada
15-03-19930ZION UNIT 2 LOSS OF NSSS CONTROL ROOM ANNUNCIATORSZION-2, United States of America
24-04-19930EXCESSIVE FEEDWATER REGULATING VALVE OSCILLATIONS CAUSE WATER HAMMER INDUCED VIBRATION OF THE MAIN FEEDWATER PIPINGNORTH ANNA-2, United States of America
14-09-19930LOSS OF OFF-SITE POWER AND REACTOR SCRAMLASALLE-1, United States of America
20-06-19950LEAK FROM LIFTING CHARGING PUMP RELIEF VALVEH.B. ROBINSON-2, United States of America
20-07-19950AMMONIA RELEASE FROM NEARBY CHEMICAL PLANTWATERFORD-3, United States of America
04-10-19950SALEM UNIT 1 LOSS OF CONTROL ROOM ANNUNCIATORSSALEM-1, United States of America
04-04-19960Electrical fire in the control roomPALO VERDE-2, United States of America
19-08-19960RCIC turbine insulation fireCLINTON-1, United States of America
09-10-19970Fire in emergency diesel generator exhaustLIMERICK-2, United States of America
13-02-19980Loss of shutdown coolingCLINTON-1, United States of America
08-10-19980Fire in emergency diesel generator control panel during testENRICO FERMI-2, United States of America
15-02-20000Steam generator tube leakINDIAN POINT-2, United States of America
03-08-20040Potential Radiation Overexposure to a RadiographerMills, United States of America
18-07-20060Potential Flooding Common Mode Failure of Service Water PumpsVIRGIL C. SUMMER-1, United States of America
02-04-20100Worker OverexposureWashington University St. Louis, United States of America
15-01-20110Reactor trip due to failure in the Main GeneratorLAGUNA VERDE-1, Mexico
24-01-20110Hydrogen Recombiner functional testing not satisfactoryLAGUNA VERDE-2, Mexico
23-08-20110Follow-up to Alert Emergency Action Level Declaration due to Loss of Offsite Power Resulting from a Seismic EventNORTH ANNA POWER STATION UNITS 1 and 2, United States of America
17-05-20130Information on earthquake which occurred in Western QuébecCentral/Eastern Canada, Canada
09-09-20190Lost of radioactive sealed sourceMorelia. Michoacan, Mexico
24-12-20021Start-up Instrumentation ImpairmentBRUCE-7, Canada
19-09-19911FUEL BUNDLE DAMAGE DURING TRANSFER TO SPENT FUEL BAYGENTILLY-2, Canada
09-05-19921REACTOR SHUTDOWN BY TECHNICAL SPECIFICATIONS APPLICATION (UNUSUAL EVENT)LAGUNA VERDE-1, Mexico
18-01-19921AN IMPORTANT LOSS OF COMMUNICATIONS IN MAIN CONTROL ROOMLAGUNA VERDE-1, Mexico
13-05-19921RECIRCULATION TRANSIENT WITH A SUDDEN INCREASE IN POWER OVER 100%LAGUNA VERDE-1, Mexico
28-05-19921A NON USUAL EVENT DUE TO THE LIBERATION OF GASES INSIDE THE PLANTLAGUNA VERDE-1, Mexico