Preparedness for radiation hazards

Although the likelihood of a serious radiation hazard situation in Finland is small, preparations have been made, as an accident cannot be completely ruled out. The Radiation and Nuclear Safety Authority (STUK) maintains preparedness for abnormal radiation situations and receives all radiation-related notifications at all times of the day.

The Radiation and Nuclear Safety Authority (STUK) has published an annual review of its 2023 operations. The review collects highlights and case examples of STUK's activities and achievements last year.

About 40 experts from the Radiation and Nuclear Safety Authority (STUK) supervised the first annual maintenance of unit 3 of Teollisuuden Voima Oyj (TVO)'s Olkiluoto nuclear power plant. According to STUK's findings, the annual maintenance was carried out safely. TVO prioritized safety in its decision-making...