DOI: 10.3392/sociotechnica.6.16
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Abstract: This analysis examines one of the risk communication activities that was implemented in the village of Tokai, Japan. It demonstrates how residents evaluate the safety measures and the safety culture of nuclear facilities through the "Citizen's Inspection" program; an inspection program devised and managed by volunteer residents interested in these activities. The results were determined after three inspections were conducted and suggest that even with a limited knowledge of nuclear safety, a motivated resident…

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