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Switzerland

US, Europeans row over post Fukushima nuclear safety step

23 Oct 2014, Reuters

The Swiss draft says nuclear plants 'shall be designed and constructed with the objectives of preventing accidents. In order to identify and implement appropriate safety improvements, these objectives shall also be applied at existing plants'...


National Platform

Top 5 Natural Disaster reported
Disaster Date Affected (no. of people)
Flood 2006 3,000
Flood 2005 2,500
Mass mov. wet 1988 2,000
Mass mov. wet 2000 1,500
Mass mov. wet 2002 231
Source of data: OFDA/CRED International Disaster Database
Data version: v11.08   *: Including tsunami
Data displayed does not imply national endorsement.


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