HSE told of X-ray mishap

The Health & Safety Executive is investigating a complaint that 11 workers at the Aker-McNulty offshore yard on Tyneside were exposed to radiation during X-ray checks on welds. An HSE spokesman said inspectors were still looking into the alleged incident in February. `They’re acting on information received,’ he said.

The Health & Safety Executive is investigating a complaint that 11 workers at the Aker-McNulty offshore yard on Tyneside were exposed to radiation during X-ray checks on welds.

An HSE spokesman said inspectors were still looking into the alleged incident in February. `They’re acting on information received,’ he said.