Publications on Accident Response

The Fukushima Daiichi Accident ...

The Fukushima Daiichi Accident consists of a Report by the IAEA Director General and five technical volumes. It is the result of an extensive internat...

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The Radiological Accident in Lia, Georgia ...

Under the Convention on Assistance in Case of a Nuclear Accident or Radiological Emergency, the Georgian authorities requested assistance from the IAE...

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The Radiological Accident in Nueva Aldea ...

For more than 20 years, the IAEA has provided support and assistance to its Member States under the terms of the Convention on Assistance in the Case ...

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The Radiological Accident in Cochabamba ...

In April 2002 an accident involving an industrial radiography source containing Ir-192 occurred in Cochabamba, Bolivia, some 500 km from the capital, ...

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Accidental Overexposure of Radiotherapy Patients in Bialystok ...

An accidental overexposure occurred in the Bialystok Oncology Centre which affected five patients undergoing radiotherapy. This report gives an accoun...

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The Radiological Accident in Gilan ...

On 24 July 1996 a serious accident occurred at the Gilan combined cycle fossil fuel power plant in the Islamic Republic of Iran. A worker unknowingly ...

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The Radiological Accident in Samut Prakarn ...

In late January and early February 2000 a radiological accident occurred in Samut Prakarn, Thailand, when a disused Co-60 teletherapy head was partial...

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The Criticality Accident in Sarov ...

On 17 June 1997 a physicist working as a senior technician at the Nuclear Centre, Sarov, in the Russian Federation, was severely exposed as a result o...

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The Radiological Accident in Yanango ...

In February 1999 a serious radiological accident occurred in Yanango, Peru, when a welder picked up an 192Ir industrial radiography source and put it ...

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The Radiological Accident in Istanbul ...

A serious radiological accident occurred in Istanbul, Turkey, in December 1998 and January 1999 when two packages used to transport 60Co teletherapy s...

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The Radiological Accident in Lilo ...

The radiological accident described in this report took place in Lilo, Georgia, when sealed radiation sources were abandoned by a previous owner at a ...

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The Radiological Accident in the Reprocessing Plant at Tomsk ...

On 6 April 1993 a major radiological accident occurred at a plutonium extraction facility at a location then known as Tomsk-7, Russian Federation. The...

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The Radiological Accident in Tammiku ...

In October 1994 three members of the public entered the radioactive waste repository at Tammiku, Estonia, without authorization and removed a metal co...

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Accidental Overexposure of Radiotherapy Patients in San José, Costa Rica ...

This report summarizes the assessment made of an accidental overexposure of radiotherapy patients that occurred at the San Juan de Dios Hospital in Sa...

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The Radiological Accident at the Irradiation Facility in Nesvizh ...

On 26 October 1991, a fatal radiological accident occurred at an industrial sterilization facility in Nesvizh, Belarus. Following a jam in the interna...

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An Electron Accelerator Accident in Hanoi, Viet Nam ...

On 17 November 1992 a radiological accident occurred at an electron accelerator facility in Hanoi, Viet Nam. An individual entered the irradiation roo...

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The Radiological Accident in Soreq ...

On 21 June 1990 a fatal radiological accident occurred at an industrial irradiation facility at Soreq, Israel. An operator entered the irradiation roo...

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The Radiological Accident in San Salvador ...

On 5 February 1989, a radiological accident occurred at an industrial irradiation facility near San Salvador, El Salvador. Medical products are steril...

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The Radiological Accident in Goiânia ...

The Government and authorities in Brazil were faced with a tragic accident in Goiânia resulting from the misuse of a strongly radioactive medical tele...

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