The events in Japan are a reminder that we must never let down our guard. It is essential to ensure the safety of Swiss nuclear power plants right up until their final days of operation. Moreover, the accident in Japan shone a light on another important aspect: emergency preparedness.
Against the background of the lessons learnt from the major nuclear accident in Fukushima, the ENSI Board will continue to carry out its duties both vigilantly and independently, while ensuring the clear separation of ENSI’s regulatory safety function on the one hand from economic and political interests on the other.
Public opinion has the privilege of being able to shift this way or that as events unfold. And in the age of social media, the way collective opinions are shaped is also described as herd behaviour. All of us are on hand to witness every event live, round the clock – no matter where it […]