Loss of radioactive source costs Rolls-Royce £376,500
Rolls-Royce Marine Power Operations has been fined £200,000 and ordered to pay £176,500 in costs for losing a capsule the size of a small screw for about five hours.The capsule, a radioactive source containing ytterbium–169, was being used at the company’s Sinfin Lane site in Derby to test welds. The loss of the capsule resulted in a number of workers being expos
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