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

Voronezh reactor accident, 1969

compiled by Wm. Robert Johnston
last modified 20 September 2007

Date: 7 May 1969

Location: Voronezh nuclear power plant, Russia, USSR

Type of event: accident at nuclear reactor site

Description:

A radiation accident involving manipulation of fuel rods at a nuclear reactor site caused 2 injuries. Injured included 2 with acute radiation sickness.

Consequences: 2 injuries.

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