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

PRC radiation accident, 1985

compiled by Wm. Robert Johnston
last modified 26 June 2004

Date: 1985

Location: P.R. China

Type of event: radiation accident

Description:

An accident involving cesium-137 resulted in doses of 800 to 1,000 rem to 3 people.

Consequences: 3 injuries.

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© 2004 by Wm. Robert Johnston.
Last modified 26 June 2004.
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