Radiation standards: A prediction

In Human rights, Nuclear Guardianship, Nuclear Policy, Poetry, Public Health, Rocky Flats on March 26, 2015 at 1:02 am

Standards for permissible exposure

to radiation

fail to protect sufficiently.

They are a dam that holds back

a flood of illness and death

but cannot prevent

an “insignificant” trickle

of the diseased and damned

from passing through.

These standards are a damn dam

that lets a harmful enterprise thrive.

Today’s trickle is a warning:

In time, the dam will break

in a flood of illness and death.

  1. I am a former chemical operator at rocky flats.building 771, i had many inhalation , contaminations, and was cut on a supplied air operatuon. I had had many illnesses that even doctors cant explain and ones that were diognosed,but never linked to my massive exposure between 1983 throw 1987 doing plutonium production..this is a cry for help. I need contact information for expert doctors that DO NOT work for DOL or DOE OR National Jewish hospital.. please call me at 720 483 5997 or emaul me at jessegallegos541@yahoo.com..i have been trying to make a claim but need.the right experts to help..

    • Hello Jesse Gallegos:

      Thanks for your comment, not a happy one. I will forward your message to people who are in the medical field, hoping that at least one of them will be able to help. Have you sought compensation or medical care from EEOICPA (Energy Employees Occupational Illness Compensation Program Act)? From your message, I think you have no hopes for assistance from this program.

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