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A general joint emergency training session was held jointly with the Directorate of SE “NNEGC “Energoatom” at the Zaporizhzhya NPP

On November 14-15, 2018, at the Zaporizhzhya NPP, a general joint emergency training session on the topic “Communal accident at the Unit 3 with the release of radioactive substances exceeding the project boundary due to violations in the work of the first circuit equipment” was held jointly with the Directorate of SE “NNEGC “Energoatom”.

Information about the emergency training at the Zaporizhzhya NPP, which foresees the appearance of casualties was received by telephone at NRCRM on November 14, 2018 at 10.45.

As at 11.30 am, a sanitary inspection room with dosimeters of internal and external irradiation, boxes for individual hospitalization of irradiated in high doses, intensive care unit, departments of radiation pathology, radiation hematology, laboratory service were placed in emergency readiness.

At 11.45, the Head of the Department of Labor Medicine of “NNEGC” Energoatom “L.V.Hayeva informed that the training scenario did not foresee irradiated casualties, trauma injured people received help from a local healthcare provider.
Emergency response in NNSCRM was canceled.