|AGREEMENT STATE REPORT - MISSING TRITIUM WATCHES
The following is a synopsis of an email received from the Maine Radiation Control Program:
Fifty-two [self-luminous] watches containing 100 milliCuries each of Tritium were reported as missing or stolen from a shipment delivered to OKO International of Deerfield Beach, Florida. The watches were in transit from Hong Kong to Windsor, Maine. They were part of a shipment of 32 boxes containing a total of 2365 watches. Seven boxes were torn during transport and were re-packaged into five boxes. Upon arrival in Florida, there were 52 watches missing. The brand of watch is reported as an Aragon, with no model or serial number provided yet. Transport was via a common carrier. The licensee reported the theft to the Maine Radiation Control Department at 1444 [EST] on Friday, February 14, 2020. An open investigation is still ongoing with the state of Maine.
Maine Incident No.: ME 20-001