Conducting Atomic Tests “Carefully”

November 20, 2013

  • 393 United States
  • 393V Liabilities
  • 393k78 Torts
  • 393k78(5) Nature of Act or Claim
  • 393k78(9) k. Personal Injuries in General.

393 United StatesAt the operational level, employees of the United States had duty to prepare and conduct atomic tests carefully with full regard for public safety and the citizen adjacent to the testing site had a right to have that duty fulfilled.
Allen v. U.S., 588 F. Supp. 247 (D. Utah 1984)