The 'Atomic Village' TEPCO Worker on Control Failures and the Culture of Silence

A Tokyo Electrical Power Company worker talks about the lack of controls on his company's nuclear power plants, its corporate culture of silence and TEPCO's reaction to the catastrophe.
TEPCO bosses bow at the end of a news conference at the company headquarters in Tokyo.

TEPCO bosses bow at the end of a news conference at the company headquarters in Tokyo.

Foto: YURIKO NAKAO/ REUTERS
Photo Gallery: 'The Irritable Kan'
Foto: YASUYOSHI CHIBA/ AFP
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Photo Gallery: 'The Irritable Kan'

Recorded by Cordula Meyer