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planning for emergencies

  • NNSA's Headquarters (HQ) EMT is the sole emergency focal point for HQ during an emergency.  The HQ EMT acquires and manages event-related information, monitors HQ and field response actions, coordinates with other federal agencies, and receives/elicits emergency-related information:  ...
  • The Office of Emergency Management assists the NNSA and Department of Energy sites in integrating Department of Homeland Security initiatives into the NNSA Emergency Management System (EMS).  This program provides NNSA headquarters coverage for emerging presidential directives and assistance...
  • NNSA's FAOL program promotes the effective implementation of its Comprehensive Emergency System with an external emphasis including interfacing with field emergency managers, the Office of Emergency Management Oversight, and the Defense Nuclear Facility Safety Board.  Other interfaces may...
  •   NNSA's Exercise Program includes the leading of exercise schedule development, exercise conduct, and documented exercise planning conferences; development and coordination of exercise design packages with a trusted agent from the site; and as needed, the provision of an Exercise Director,...
  • NNSA ensures that capabilities are in place to respond to any NNSA and Department of Energy facility emergency. It is also the nation's premier responder to any nuclear or radiological incident within the United States or abroad and provides operational planning and training to counter both...
  • Emergency Management is the application of the necessary resources to mitigate consequences of an emergency and protect workers, the public, the environment, and national security.  It consists of key activities: planning, preparedness, readiness assurance, and response. NNSA has a fully...