International Flight Attendant Schedules Must Consider ‘Cosmic Radiation’ in the Future
Two years after a former airline flight attendant who died of leukemia won her first industrial disease claim for radiation exposure, the law has changed.
According to the Nuclear Safety Commission, starting tomorrow (Nov. )11토토사이트, airlines will have to take space radiation into account when scheduling international flight attendants,
change flight routes or adjust the number of flights if there is a risk that crew members will be exposed to more than 6 millisieverts per year, and
conduct annual medical examinations of flight attendants’ white blood cell counts, platelet counts, and hemoglobin levels.