Joseph M. Farley Nuclear Plant Hold ExerciseMatt Boster
Posted by: Matt Boster
Date: Apr 25 2014 5:02 PM
HOUSTON COUNTY: This past Wednesday representatives from Alabama, Georgia, and Florida came together to hold a (graded) exercise. Representatives Homeland Security, United States Nuclear Regulatory Commission graded the exercise. These exercises are held to make sure these type of facilities and the state, county and municipal agencies can handle the situations that could take place.
This exercise had four things they were looking at was; Operational Coordination, Public Information and Warnings, Environmental Response / Health and Safety and On-Scene Security and Protection.