During a Nuclear Power Plant Emergency

The following are guidelines for what you should do if a nuclear power plant emergency occurs. Keep a battery-powered radio with you at all times and listen to the radio for specific instructions. Close and lock doors and windows.

If you are told to evacuate:

If you are advised to remain indoors:

If you expect you have been exposed to nuclear radiation:

Keep food in covered containers or in the refrigerator. Food not previously covered should be washed before being put in to containers.

Last Modified: Tuesday, 21-Mar-2006 08:39:52 EST