EDF fails to carry out 11 safety examinations at Lancashire nuclear power plant. Heysham 1 Power Station has been served with an improvement notice following an audit by the Office for Nuclear Regulation. A nuclear power plant in Lancashire has been chastised for several failings in its safety regulations. Heysham 1 Power Station in Heysham, which is operated by EDF energy, has been served an improvement notice by the Office for Nuclear Regulation (ONR) after contravening safety regulations regarding the pressure systems of their nuclear reactor. The notice was served on Thursday (June 4) after shortfalls were discovered in the examination and inspection of the Reactor 1 pressure vessel at the Lancashire plant.
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