This report includes descriptions of 32 accidents and incidents involving the transport of radioactive materials from, to, or within the United Kingdom, which occurred in 2009. These were less than in 2008 but more than preceding years:
- 39 in 2008
- 26 in 2007
- 29 in 2006
- 16 in 2005
These events have been entered into the Radioactive material transport event database (RAMTED).