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Areas Around Nuclear Facilities Should Be Better Prepared for Radiological Emergencies
EMD-78-110: Published: Mar 30, 1979. Publicly Released: Mar 30, 1979.
There are 43 states with sizable nuclear facilities, but there is only limited assurance of adequate protection for workers and nearby residents, in case of a serious accident. Although most facilities are prepared for radiological releases within their boundaries, known deficiencies cast doubt on whether the public would be protected should a nuclear release extend to the outside. The Nuclear Reg...