um, instead of hiding this info, could you maybe fix the problems?
August 4, 2004 4:59 PM Subscribe
Nuclear Safety Lapses Won't Be Revealed
-- The Nuclear Regulatory Commission announced the change in policy during its first public meeting on power plant safety since the Sept. 11, 2001, terrorist attacks. It drew barbs from critics who said the secrecy would erode public confidence in the agency.
Until now, the NRC has provided regular public updates on vulnerabilities its inspectors found at the country's 103 nuclear power reactors, such as broken fences or weaknesses in training programs.
The NRC's release is here,
which also states that they'll be exempt from Freedom of Information Act requests.
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