- The worker was a male, in his 40's
- He was engaged in "radiation control" work starting in "early August"
- Tepco was informed on August 16 from a subcontractor that a worker had died
- "Acute Leukemia" is the diagnosis provided
Thursday, September 8, 2011
Regarding the Fukushima worker who recently died of acute leukemia...
Since the worker was an employee of a subcontractor, who, in turn, was operating under a different subcontractor at the plant, and understanding full well Tepco's nature to understate bad news, it's no surprise that the company has swept the incident under the rug without providing hardly any information to the public. Here is what's being disclosed:
Posted by Karl at 4:58 PM