Printer Friendly

WORKER SLIGHTLY INJURED AT PEACH BOTTOM

 WORKER SLIGHTLY INJURED AT PEACH BOTTOM
 PHILADELPHIA, Dec. 12 /PRNewswire/ -- Philadelphia Electric Company


(NYSE: PE) (PE) said today that a worker was slightly injured about midnight at its Peach Bottom Atomic Power Station in York County, Pa.
 He was transported to York Hospital, where he was treated and released about 3 a.m.
 PE said the worker, who is employed by the General Electric Company (NYSE: GE), passed out and struck his head after having his hand pinched in a door in a nuclear portion of Unit 3 at the plant.
 An Unusual Event, the least serious of nuclear plant emergencies, was declared at 12:26 a.m. as a precautionary measure in case the worker had suffered any contamination. He did not. The Unusual Event was terminated at 3 a.m.
 Unit 3 is in a scheduled three-month refueling and maintenance outage. It is expected back on line by the end of December.
 Unit 2 is in a week-long outage to repair a reactor check valve. Startup is scheduled for tomorrow.
 /delval/
 -0- 12/12/91
 /CONTACT: Bill Jones of Philadelphia Electric, 215-841-4129/
 (PE GE) CO: Philadelphia Electric Company; Peach Bottom Atomic Powers Station ST: Pennsylvania IN: UTI SU:


JS-MK -- PH015 -- 1858 12/12/91 10:26 EST
COPYRIGHT 1991 PR Newswire Association LLC
No portion of this article can be reproduced without the express written permission from the copyright holder.
Copyright 1991 Gale, Cengage Learning. All rights reserved.

Article Details
Printer friendly Cite/link Email Feedback
Publication:PR Newswire
Date:Dec 12, 1991
Words:209
Previous Article:STATESWEST ANNOUNCES STRONG NOVEMBER OPERATING RESULTS
Next Article:AMERICAN SUPERCONDUCTOR INITIAL PUBLIC OFFERING OF 1,670,000 SHARES DECLARED EFFECTIVE
Topics:


Related Articles
PEACH BOTTOM UNIT 2 TO BE SHUT DOWN BRIEFLY FOR MAINTENANCE
PEACH BOTTOM UNIT 3 RETURNS FROM REFUELING OUTAGE
PEACH BOTTOM UNIT 3 BACK AT FULL POWER
PEACH BOTTOM UNIT 2 SHUTS DOWN
PEACH BOTTOM UNIT 2 SHUTS DOWN
PEACH BOTTOM UNIT 2 SET FOR REFUELING OUTAGE
PEACH BOTTOM GENERATES KNOWLEDGE WITH EXCHANGE TRIP TO JAPAN
PECO NAMES G.R. RAINEY TO REPLACE D.B. MILLER JR., AS PEACH BOTTOM VICE PRESIDENT
PEACH BOTTOM UNIT 3 RETURNS TO SERVICE AFTER REFUELING OUTAGE
Peach Bottom Unit 2 Returns to Service After World Record Refueling Outage

Terms of use | Copyright © 2017 Farlex, Inc. | Feedback | For webmasters