Hanford

Hanford Hanford whistleblower files new complaint Hanford whistleblower files new complaint
A nuclear safety manager at the Hanford Nuclear Reservation has filed a new complaint alleging she has suffered retaliation since filing her original complaint in 2011.
Hanford Report details woes at Hanford nuclear plant Report details woes at Hanford nuclear plant (Photo Gallery)
Design changes at a new radioactive waste disposal plant at the country's most contaminated nuclear site in south-central Washington were not properly verified to ensure safety, the U.S. Department of Energy's Inspector General concluded in a report issued Thursday.
Hanford Radioactive waste drums fall at Hanford Radioactive waste drums fall at Hanford
A Department of Energy contractor says five drums holding low-level radioactive waste fell off a flatbed truck in the center of Hanford Monday but no contaminated material was released.
Hanford 2 Hanford workers checked for smelling vapors 2 Hanford workers checked for smelling vapors
Two Hanford workers were sent to a hospital Thursday morning as a precaution after developing respiratory symptoms that might be linked to chemical vapors from underground waste tanks.