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Health and Safety Risks

Health and Safety Risk Evaluation

Health and safety risks were evaluated for each alternative considered in the Programmatic Environmental Impact Statement, and included:

  • Industrial accident risks
  • Radiological and chemical health risks to workers and the general public
  • Transportation risks

Health and safety risks were evaluated for:

  • Facilities (storage, conversion/processing and disposal)
    • Normal operations
    • Accidents
  • Transportation
    • Normal operations
    • Accidents

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