Justin McCurry for the The Guardian part of the Guardian Environment Network

Energy 06-07-2012

Japanese cultural traits ‘at heart of Fukushima disaster’

In his combative preface to the report, Kiyoshi Kurokawa, a medical doctor and professor emeritus at Tokyo University, said the crisis was the result of "a multitude of errors and willful negligence", by the government, safety officials and the plant's operator, Tokyo Electric Power [Tepco].