Belgians get free iodine pills in case of nuclear disaster. All residents within 100 kilometres of a nuclear power station are eligible, effectively covering the whole country. Nuclear power stations are dotted all over Belgium and the pills are being given to everyone within a 100 kilometre radius of one. That effectively means the whole of Belgium is covered.
Euro News 6th March 2018 read more »
[Machine Translation] Launch of a campaign to prepare the population to react to a nuclear accident. If a problem occurred in one of the Belgian nuclear power plants, how to react? To prepare the Belgian population to face a hypothetical nuclear accident, a national information campaign is launched Tuesday, announced the Ministers of the Interior, Jan Jambon and Public Health, Maggie De Block, on the occasion of the presentation of the new nuclear emergency plan.
Sud Info 6th March 2018 read more »