On the way out, people need to check to make sure they didn't pick up any radioactive contamination. This Geiger counter is used to check hands, and there's another device for checking the soles of shoes. The board behind it was rescued from the trash and put in place for security. It's a board with switches for employees' names, which serves as a reliable way to know who is in the reactor at all times.
February 11, 2011 4:00 AM PST
Photo by: Martin LaMonica/CNET
| Caption by: Martin LaMonica
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