FAQ

QIs safety in Fukushima Prefecture confirmed by third party agencies?
AThe IAEA evaluates Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Station as having "entered a stable state", while concerning health impacts in Fukushima, "the possibility of confirmed health impacts arising from radiation caused by the nuclear power station accident is a small" according to the WHO and UNSCEAR.

The IAEA (International Atomic Energy Agency) has conducted four reviews of planned and executed measures geared to the decommissioning of Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Station and it compiled its final report in November 2018. In this, it stated the following: "The IAEA Mission recognizes that important progress has been achieved in ensuring the transition of Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Station from an emergency to a stable condition."

Moreover, the WHO (World Health Organization) has issued the following assessment: "There is little possibility that radiation from the accident will cause higher incidence of diseases."

Also, UNSCEAR (United Nations Scientific Committee on the Effects of Atomic Radiation) has made the following assessment: "Lifetime exposure doses for Japanese people due to the accident are small, and there is little possibility of health impacts arising due to radiation from now on."