As workload mounts, string of human errors at Japan's crippled nuclear plant prompts concern

  • by: MARI YAMAGUCHI , Associated Press
  • Updated: October 25, 2013 - 2:45 AM

TOKYO — Workers overfill a tank, spilling radioactive water on the ground. Another mistakenly pushes a button, stalling a pump for a vital cooling system. Six others get soaked with toxic water when they remove the wrong pipe. All over the course of one week in October.

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