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Breaking news Cover-ups Fukushima Plant

Another Fukushima worker died / No media coverage

On 9/9/2015, another Fukushima worker found dead, according to Tepco. 3 workers died in August. (cf, August’s 3rd worker died in Fukushima plant after the work of retained contaminated water beside

Breaking news Cover-ups Fukushima Plant

August’s 3rd worker died in Fukushima plant after the work of retained contaminated water beside Reactor 1

On 8/22/2015, Tepco announced another Fukushima worker died in the plant. This is not covered by the mass media for some reason. At 13:10 of 8/21/2015, it was reported to

Breaking news Cover-ups Fukushima Plant

One more Fukushima worker found dead with his head caught in the lid of a vacuum truck

Photo ; The same type of a vacuum truck as the one of the accident. (URL)   According to Tepco, another subcontract company worker died in Fukushima nuclear plant early

Breaking news Cover-ups Fukushima Plant

Fukushima worker fell ill, sent to hospital by air ambulance / Tepco rejects announcing the name of disease

Photo : Training of screening and decontamination of injured worker taken on 9/5/2011   On 9/6/2014, another Fukushima worker fell ill and sent to Iwaki Kyouritsu Hospital by air ambulance. The

Cover-ups Fukushima Plant

Highly exposed Fukushima workers significantly increased from April to May

From Tepco’s report published on 6/30/2014, the highly exposed workers in Fukushima increased by 1.8 times this May. It was the report on Fukushima workers’ exposure dose. According to Tepco,

Cover-ups Plant hazard

Fukushima worker accidentally contaminated his own face and inside of the nostrils

On 6/9/2014, Tepco announced they found a sub-contract worker accidentally contaminated his own face and inside of the nostrils.   He was involved in measurement of the pipes. At 11:55

Cover-ups Spent Fuel Pools

Tepco damaged power cable for reactor4 pool coolant system / Tepco “Didn’t know the cable was there”

On 2/25/2014, Tepco damaged the power cable for reactor4 pool, which was installed by themselves. It stopped one of the coolant systems of reactor4 pool, they ended up suspending fuel

Cover-ups Plant hazard

Another Fukushima worker hospitalized for emergency

According to Tepco, a subcontract company worker claimed the physical deconditioning at 9:45 AM of 8/30/2013. He was treated in the emergency medical care room, and the doctor judged he

Contaminated water crisis Cover-ups Plant hazard

Fukushima worker had contamination over head, face and chest on transferring water from the leaking tank

On 8/28/2013, a Fukushima worker was found contaminated over the head, face and the chest. The worker is not a Tepco employee, but a subcontract company worker. He was involved

Contaminated water crisis Cover-ups

20 L of oil leaked from Concrete Pumping Vehicle in Fukushima nuclear plant

According to Tepco, a sub-contract worker found 20 L of oil leaking from the pumping vehicle in Fukushima nuclear plant. They reported as below, At around 2:00 PM on May