11 Sep '12, 6pm

Addressing a Gap in Nuclear Regulation: Some officials and critics suggest that the Nuclear Regulatory Commissio...

Addressing a Gap in Nuclear Regulation: Some officials and critics suggest that the Nuclear Regulatory Commissio...

Reuters Police officers in protective suits searched coastal areas in Fukushima Prefecture on Tuesday for the remains of victims of a March 2011 quake and tsunami. The tsunami led to a triple meltdown at the local nuclear plant. For almost 40 years, the Nuclear Regulatory Commission’s mantra has been that public health and safety are adequately protected by the agency’s regulatory standards. But the triple meltdown at Japan’s Fukushima Daiichi plant 18 months ago suggests that the commission needs to go beyond direct health impacts in adopting safeguards, commission staff members and outside experts argued at a three-hour hearing on Tuesday. The question of a gap in regulations was first raised early this year by Gregory B. Jaczko, the commission’s previous chairman, who advanced the idea that the commission’s goals were so flawed that what transpired at Fukushima could ha...

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