Lessons of Fukushima

20 February 2012

Just before the first anniversary of the Fukushima earthquake and tsunami, Dr Mike Weightman outlined the results of his international fact-finding mission to Japan in May 2011 on behalf of the IAEA and its implications for the British nuclear industry.

Dr Weightman, who is responsible for the independent regulation of the safety and security of the UK nuclear industry, was addressing a British Pugwash discussion meeting at University College London.

Read a summary (pdf)

Mike Weightman’s presentation (pdf 62 pages)