b. The emergency plan should ensure that the emergency
management program administrator's responsibilities
include the following:
(1) Development and maintenance of the emergency plan
and procedures, including:
(a) The plan should state the process and time table
for regular updates.
(b) For hazardous waste facilities subject to RCRA
regulation, the plan must be reviewed, and
immediately amended, if necessary, whenever:
The facility permit is revised;
The plan fails in an emergency;
The facility changes--in its design,
construction, operation, maintenance, or
other circumstances--in a way that
materially increases the potential for fires,
explosions, or releases of hazardous waste
or hazardous waste constituents, or
changes the response necessary in an
The list of emergency coordinators
The list of emergency equipment changes.
Coordination with the Regional Response Team
(RRT) regarding contingency planning at the facility,
site and regional level.
Development of the ERAP and annual updates in
compliance with DOE Order 5500.10, Sec. 9.