Health and safety plan for the removal action at the former YS-860 Firing Ranges, Oak Ridge Y-12 Plant, Oak Ridge, Tennessee Page: 42 of 52
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The PSS is alerted of the emergency.
Report the type and location of the emergency.
- Identify who is calling.
" Tell whether an awbulance is needed
Listen to and follow any instructions.
10.4 ALARM SIGNALS
104.1 Evaeualon Alarms
Facility evacuation alarms are denoted by a steady or continuous sound from the site public
address system. Proceed to the predetermined assembly station as described in the Y-12 Sire
Emergency Plcm. Further insfructions will be provided by the assembly station director.
104.2 Radiation Alarms
Radiation alarms arc denoted by a steady sound from a clarion horn and rotating red beacon
lights. Evacuate the site or area and proceed to the predetermined assembly swtions descri bed in the
Y-f2 Site Emergency Plan. Further instruction will be given by the assembly station director,
10..3 Take-cover Alarms
Take-cover alarms are deiioted by the intermittent or wailing siren sound from the site public
address system. Seek immediate protective cover in a strong sheltered part of a building. Evacuate
mobile structflres to a permanent building
104 Standard Alerti.ng Tone
The standard alerting tone is a high/low tone from the site public address system. Listen
carefully; an emergency announcement will follow.
10.5 EVACUATION PROCEDURES
" The SHSO or Field Team Leader will designate the evacuation routes.
" Familiarize yourself with the evacuation routes that are designated by the SHSO or Field Team
+ In the event of an evacuation., proceed to the predetermined assembly station or other designated
area and wait for further instruCtiOns.
* The SHSO or Field Manager and crew will follow instructions given by the assembly station
director and/or the Emergency Response Team upon its arrival.
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Health and safety plan for the removal action at the former YS-860 Firing Ranges, Oak Ridge Y-12 Plant, Oak Ridge, Tennessee, report, April 28, 1998; United States. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc711254/m1/42/: accessed February 17, 2019), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.