30 Jan '14, 2pm

日本の1400人、福島第1原発の原子炉を作ったメーカー3社を提訴。 米軍準機関紙星条旗新聞が大きく報道。

日本の1400人、福島第1原発の原子炉を作ったメーカー3社を提訴。 米軍準機関紙星条旗新聞が大きく報道。

Related In growing lawsuit, servicemembers fault TEPCO for radiation-related illnesses Congress wants answers on health impacts of Japan disaster relief TOKYO — Some 1,400 people filed a joint lawsuit Thursday against three companies that manufactured Japan's Fukushima Dai-ichi nuclear plant, saying they should be financially liable for damage caused by its 2011 meltdowns. Lawyers for the plaintiffs said that the lawsuit, filed at Tokyo District Court, is a landmark challenge of current regulations that give manufacturers immunity from liability in nuclear accidents. Under the Japanese nuclear damages compensation scheme, only the operator of the plant, Tokyo Electric Power Co., has been held responsible for the accident, triggered by a powerful earthquake and tsunami. The plaintiffs, which include 38 Fukushima residents and nearly 400 others from around the world, said th...

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