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Accession Number NUREG-0090-V33
Title Report to Congress on Abnormal Occurrences, Fiscal Year 2010.
Publication Date 2010
Media Count 60p
Personal Author N/A
Abstract This report describes eight events that NRC identified as AOs during Fiscal Year (FY) 2010 based on the criteria defined in Appendix A to this report. One event involved radiation exposure to an embryo/fetus. The other seven events occurred at NRC-licensed or regulated medical institutions and are medical events as defined in Title 10, Part 35, of the Code of Federal Regulations (10 CFR Part 35). In addition, this report describes seven events that Agreement States identified as AOs during FY 2010 based on the criteria in Appendix A to this report. Agreement States are those States that have entered into formal agreements with NRC, pursuant to Section 274 of the Atomic Energy Act (AEA), to regulate certain quantities of byproduct, source, and special nuclear material at facilities located within their borders. Currently, there are 37 Agreement States. Two Agreement State-licensed events involved radiation exposure to an embryo/fetus. The other five Agreement State-licensed events were medical events as defined in 10 CFR Part 35.
Keywords Abnormal occurrences
Congressional reports
Environmental effects
Environmental exposure
Nuclear facilities
Nuclear power plants
Occupational hazards
Occupational safety
Radiation doses
Radiation pollution
Radioactive materials
Water pollution

Source Agency Nuclear Regulatory Commission
NTIS Subject Category 68F - Radiation Pollution & Control
68G - Environmental Health & Safety
57U - Public Health & Industrial Medicine
57V - Radiobiology
77 - Nuclear Science & Technology
Corporate Author Nuclear Regulatory Commission, Washington, DC. Office of Nuclear Regulatory Research.
Document Type Technical report
Title Note N/A
NTIS Issue Number 1308
Contract Number N/A

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