APPENDIX B - EXAMPLE DRILL SCENARIOS
Remote retrieval of a 1000 Curie source from the Storage Canal using Auxiliary
Retrieval Equipment (table-top discussion with walkthrough to follow or in-plant
Drill Number: 01-001
Revision Number: 0
Drill Team Duties: Provide cues and props as required to make the drill effective.
Evaluator: Listen to the description for the manual operation for removal of the primary crane
from the operating area of the canal and the subsequent setup of the auxiliary
retrieval equipment. Ensure that facility procedures are used for all operations and
that all communications are such that the operation can be understood and
personnel could act accordingly.
For in-plant drills, verify that the dummy source is suspended from the
primary crane. The dummy source can be verified by its black and
orange color scheme. Combined with evaluator duties for discussion drill.
Ensure that all operations would be performed by facility procedures with
all attendant approvals. If operator would place facility personnel, the
environment, or equipment in jeopardy, the safety monitor is to signal the
end of the drill.
Drill Initiation: Describe the initial conditions to the operator, then have the crane operator
inform the Control Room that the primary crane has malfunctioned and will not
respond to either the main or backup controls.