Category: Exposed work

Status quo of exposed workers in Fukushima and Japan’s first unified spring labor offensive for nuclear workers Nuke Info Tokyo No. 160

Nasubi Radiation-exposed Workers’ Solidarity Network Website: www.hibakurodo.net / e-mail: info@hibakurodo.net Spring labor offensive for nuclear workers in front of Maeda Corp (Tokyo). (Photo by Akira Imai) 1. Inauguration and Startup of Radiation-exposed Workers’ Solidarity...

Problems emerge in operations to bring the Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Station accident to an end, and in decontamination operations Nuke Info Tokyo No. 153

We demand the abolition of the multi-layer subcontractor system and the provision of jobs and wages for workers whose total accumulated radiation exposure has exceeded the official limit Two years have passed since the...

Labor Standards Inspection Office in Yokohama recognizes death of Fukushima nuclear worker as eligible for compensation Nuke Info Tokyo No. 148

  Medicare room at J-Villege (Photo by TEPCO) On February 24, the Yokohama Minami Labor Standards Inspection Office (LSIO) determined that the fatal heart attack of a worker, Nobukatsu Osumi, at the Fukushima Daiichi...

Fukushima Nuclear Power Station: Radioactive contamination spreading daily Concerns about damage to health due to radiation exposure Nuke Info Tokyo No. 145

  Workers boarding bus to Fukushima Nuclear Power Station from J-Village bus station (Photo released by TEPCO) Damage from radioactivity released from the Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Station is spreading and there are no...