Ham Radio Operators Involved In Nuclear Plant Emergency Exercise

Ham Radio Operators Involved In Nuclear Plant Emergency Exercise

The Herald-Palladium reports Southwest Michigan emergency response agencies have passed a test of their ability to respond to a simulated nuclear accident at Palisades nuclear power plant 

A response drill in southwest Michigan was well received by the US agencies of the Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) and the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA). 

Emergency service agencies plus schools, public health, amateur radio operators, Palisades, WCXT radio, the American Red Cross and others from Van Buren, Berrien and Allegan counties took part.

Read the full story at 
http://www.heraldpalladium.com/news/local/fema-and-nrc-like-local-palisades-response/article_a7e76ace-94f8-5dcf-b11c-e72131208d97.html

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