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Nuclear emergencies: information for the public

How radiation affects people, the consequences of a nuclear accident and the measures used to protect public health in the event of an accident.



This information is intended to support the operators of nuclear sites in providing information to the public.

Published 1 November 2013
Last updated 25 May 2022 + show all updates
  1. Updated 'Nuclear emergencies: information for the public' and 'Basic concepts of radiation'.

  2. First published.