HC Deb 01 August 1984 vol 65 c295W
Mr. Alton

asked the Secretary of State for Energy whether there are any proposals for the introduction of routine tests for employees in nuclear power stations aimed at detecting the early stages of leukaemia.

Mr. Giles Shaw

Under the conditions attached to nuclear site licences all staff who regularly work in controlled areas at nuclear power stations in this country are required to undergo medical examination, including a blood test, before employment and regularly thereafter.

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