Watch: What Are the Health Risks From Nuclear Accidents?

Gerry Thomas (Professor of Molecular Pathology at Imperial College London) is a world expert on the health effects of radiation. In this short video, she explains what health impacts we can expect from nuclear accidents including Fukushima and Chernobyl.

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“We have plenty of evidence to suggest that being¬†exposed to the sort of doses that come out of nuclear plant accidents are far less dangerous than going to sit on a beach in Australia!”

Prof Gerry Thomas