Database of radiological incidents and related events-- Johnston's Archive

Moscow source accident, 1955

compiled by Wm. Robert Johnston
last modified 20 September 2007

Date: 24 January 1955

Location: Moscow, Russia, USSR

Type of event: accidental exposure to source

Description:

An accidental exposure to an antimony-124 source caused 1 injury. Injured included 1 with acute radiation sickness.

Consequences: 1 injury.

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