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Post-Exercise Assessment: Indian Point Nuclear Power Station [March 22, 1988 and March 29, 1988]   [open pdf - 7MB]

From the Exercise Background: "Formal submission of the Indian Point Radiological Emergency Response Plans (RERPs) to the RAC [Regional Assistance Committee] by the state and involved local jurisdictions was followed closely by the critique and evaluation of these plans. The first joint radiological emergency preparedness exercise for the Indian Point Nuclear Power Station (IPNS) was held on March 3, 1982, and two public meetings were held in June 1982 to acquaint the public with the plan contents, answer questions, and receive suggestions on the plans. A second joint exercise was conducted on March 9, 1983, and the post-exercise assessment was issued by FEMA Region 11 on April 14, 1983. An exercise of New York State's Interim Plan for implementing compensating measures for Rockland County was conducted on August 24-25, 1983, and the post-exercise assessment was issued by FEMA Region II on September 26, 1983. A third joint exercise was conducted on November 28, 1984, and the post-exercise assessment was issued by FEMA Region II on February 27, 1985. Following this full-scale exercise, a remedial exercise was held on April 10, 1985, to evaluate the implementation of corrective actions taken by the state and local governments. A fourth joint exercise was conducted on June 4, 1986. Following this full scale exercise, several remedial exercises were held between November 10, 1986, and December 3, 1986, for Westchester, Rockland, and Orange counties. On February 18, 1987, another remedial exercise was conducted in Westchester County. A fifth joint exercise (unannounced) was conducted on March 22, 1988, by the New York State Power Authority. In conjunction with the March 22, 1988 exercise a medical drill was conducted in Westchester County. A remedial drill was conducted on March 29, 1988 to rectify the Deficiency described in Section 2.3.1 of this report. Also, documented within this post exercise assessment report are the results of medical drills conducted (out of sequence) for Orange County and Putnam County on November 23, 1987 and December 9, 1987 respectively. Each exercise was designed to assess the capability of the state and local emergency preparedness organizations to implement their radiological emergency plans and procedures and protect the public in a radiological emergency involving IPNS."

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Date:
1988-11-21
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Public Domain
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U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission: http://www.nrc.gov/
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pdf
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application/pdf
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Post-Exercise Assessment. Indian Point Nuclear Power Station. March 22, 1988 and March 29, 1988
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