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5 Lessons Learned from the Chernobyl Nuclear Disaster

Chernobyl Nuclear Disaster: The Aftermath

What Caused the Chernobyl Nuclear Disaster?

1. Empower employees to disregard their superiors’ foolish orders.

2. Never cut costs at the expense of safety.

3. Administer training to those performing tests requiring expertise.

4. Emergency personnel dispatched to clean up nuclear sites should be informed of risks beforehand.

5. Cover ups do more harm than good in both the short and long runs

Final Points

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