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Consequence Management

NNSA's Consequence Management operations involve the deployment of the following assets in response to a radiological or nuclear emergency:

Each asset provides specialized capabilities to include analysts, scientists, doctors, nurses, specialized equipment and systems to support radiological or nuclear response operations in protecting the health and safety of the public and the environment.

The capabilities have different response times and complement each other to help build an overall picture of the radiological environment. The animation below shows this timeline.