Exercise Report: Millstone Power Station [September 14-16, 2004]   [open pdf - 7MB]

From the Executive Summary: "On September 14-16, 2004, an exercise was conducted in the Plume/Ingestion Exposure Pathway emergency planning zone (EPZ) around the Millstone Power Station by the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), Region I. The purpose of the exercise was to assess the level of State and local preparedness in responding to a radiological emergency. The exercise was held in accordance with FEMA's policies and guidance concerning the exercise of State and local radiological emergency response plans (RERP) and procedures. The most recent exercises at this site were conducted on May 1, 2002, (plume exposure pathway) and October 8-10, 1997 (ingestion exposure pathway). The qualifying emergency preparedness exercise was conducted in 1982. [...] The various agencies, organizations, and units of government from the State and local jurisdictions within the State of Connecticut and the State of Rhode Island who participated in this exercise are listed in Section III.C of this report. [...] Cooperation and teamwork of all the participants were evident during this exercise. The State and local organizations, except where noted in this report, demonstrated knowledge of their emergency response plans and procedures and adequately implemented them. Connecticut received one Deficiency, which has been corrected through plan changes and staff retraining, and seven Areas Requiring Corrective Action (ARCA). Three of the seven ARCA's were corrected on the spot. Rhode Island received no Deficiencies and one ARCA identified as a result of this exercise."

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Millstone Power Station. New London County, Connecticut, Providence County, Rhode Island and Suffolk County, NY. September 14-16, 2004
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