Risk Communication in Japan Concerning Future of Nuclear Technology
Research Institute for Technology Management Strategy, Ltd., 6-6-40 Aramaki-Aza-Aoba, Aoba-ku, Sendai 980-8579, Japan
Investigation reports of Fukushima nuclear disaster have been analyzed with emphasis on deriving deeper understanding of factors contributed to the disaster. Through the present analysis, lack of convincing risk communication to citizens has been identified as the main factor. Some proposals have been made to improve the risk communication concerning nuclear technology.
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