More powerful guns may guard spent nuclear fuel
POSTED: Wednesday, January 23, 2013 - 6:00am
UPDATED: Wednesday, January 23, 2013 - 10:06am
NRC proposes machine guns and “enhanced weapons"
Houston — The Houston Chronicle is reporting; Machine guns may be coming to a nuclear plant near you. The Nuclear Regulatory Commission has proposed a rule that would allow security guards to wield machine guns and “enhanced weapons” to guard spent fuel rods being stored at nuclear power plants.
To read more, head to The Houston Chronicle's website: http://fuelfix.com/blog/2013/01/22/more-powerful-guns-may-guard-spent-nuclear-fuel/