For businesses within a 10-mile radius of Salem/Hope Creek Nuclear Power Plants: Listen for 3 to 5 minute steady siren blast.  This signals the public to tune radios to an Emergency Alert Station (EAS) for instructions.   I f protective actions are directed, notify the Crisis Team Coordinator.  There are two basic protective actions—sheltering and evacuation.

 

Sheltering Notification:

Ø      Bring all persons inside building(s).

Ø      Close all exterior doors and windows.

Ø      Turn off ventilation.

Ø      Cover up food not in containers or put it in the refrigerator.

Ø      If advised, cover mouth and nose with handkerchief, cloth, paper towels or tissues.

 

Evacuation Notification:

Ø      Crisis Team Coordinator notifies employees, guests and relocation center.

Ø      Close all windows.

Ø      Turn off lights, electrical equipment, gas, water faucets, air conditioning and heating system.

Ø      Lock doors.

 

Supervisor responsibilities during evacuation:

Ø      Account for employees and guests.

Ø      Explain procedures to employees and guests.  Instruct employees to take belongings.

Ø      Ensure that lights, electrical equipment, gas, water faucets, air conditioning and heating system are turned off.

Ø      Make and place an “Evacuation” sign in window.

Ø      After arriving at relocation center, account for all employees and guests again.

 

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