The following references provide information and guidance pertinent to the planning activities described in this
document. This reference list is based on DOE 5500.1B, Attachment I, and includes additional reference
materials as well.
1. DOE ORDERS
DOE 5000.3B, Occurrence Reporting and Processing of Operations Information (February 22, 1993):
Establishes a DOE system for identification, categorization, notification, analysis, reporting, follow-up,
and closeout of occurrences.
DOE 5300.1B, Telecommunications (December 2, 1988): Establishes policy and general guidance for
the use, review, coordination, and provision of telecommunications for DOE Headquarters and field
DOE 5480.18A, Accreditation of Performance-Based Training for Category a Reactors and Nuclear
Facilities: Establishes a performance-based training process for Category A reactor and non-reactor
nuclear facilities in the DOE.
DOE 5481.1B, Safety Analysis and Review System (September 23, 1986): Establishes uniform
requirements for the preparation and review of safety analyses of DOE operations, including the
identification of hazards, their elimination or control, assessments of risk, and the documentation of
DOE 5482.1B, Environment, Safety, and Health Appraisal Program (September 23, 1986): Establishes
an environmental protection, safety, and health appraisal program for DOE.
DOE 5484.1, Environmental Protection, Safety and Health Protection Information Reporting
Requirements (February 24, 1981): Establishes the requirements and procedures for the reporting of
information having environmental protection and safety or health protection significance for DOE
DOE 5500.2B, Emergency Categories, Classes, and Notification and Reporting Requirements (April 30,
1991): Establishes DOE emergency categories and activities associated with facilitating the
communication and reporting of emergency events.
DOE 5500.3A, Planning and Preparedness for Operational Emergencies (April 30, 1991): Establishes
emergency management programs for response to Operational Emergencies.
DOE 5500.4A, Public Affairs Policy and Planning Requirements for Emergencies (June 8, 1992):
Establishes DOE public affairs actions for emergency situations.