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26/08/2017 - 18:19

Drill for coping with radiation and nuclear breakdowns

On August 25th, the Provincial Steering Committee for coping with the radiation and nuclear accident held the provincial level drill for coping radiation and nuclear incidents in 2017 at the provincial sport center

Mr. Bui Thanh Ha - Deputy Secretary of Provincial Party Committee awarded certificates to the units that had good preparation and rehearsal. 

This activity had the attendance of Deputy Secretary of Provincial Party Committee Bui Thanh Ha.

The hypothetical situation was that AB Co. Ltd. discovered that they had lost the radioactive source. After that, the individuals in charge reported the incident to the relevant authorities. During the investigational process, the authorities discovered that Cs 137 radioactive source was in a scrap company, the source was disrupted and in danger of being irradiated….

At the drill

On behalf of the Ministry of Science and Technology’s leader, Mr. Nguyen Tan Khai - Director of the Agency for Radiation and Nuclear Safety appreciated the collaboration of relevant authorities in solving the situation; and noted the enhancement of communication mission to relieve people’s anxiety and panic in case of incident and to ensure security work to prevent bad elements from taking advantage.

By Thanh Thao

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