Five workers were affected by a contamination scare at Australia's only nuclear reactor in southern Sydney yesterday, with one requiring thyroid scans, the union says.
Thousands of patients could face delays in getting tested for cancer and other life-threatening conditions after a breakdown at the only reactor that produces Australia's nuclear medicines.
Apparently, even the government in Canberra still lacks a nuclear shelter. So, how exactly does Australia fare in terms of nuclear preparedness?
A former national serviceman involved in a 1950s nuclear test in Australia is pleading for his lifetime healthcare application to be reconsidered.