Planning: The introduction to all DOE emergency plans should describe the purpose, scope, concept of
operation, and the site and facilities to which they apply.
1.1 Purpose of Emergency Plan
a. The emergency plan should state the purpose which it
b. The emergency plan should describe its operational use in
c. The plan should list the statutes, regulations, executive
orders, DOE Orders, and other relevant documents that
authorize and/or require develop-ment of an operational
emergency response plan.
a. The emergency plan should state the types of emergencies
to which it applies.
b. The emergency plan should identify the boundaries and
define the locale to which it applies (e.g., facility or site).
1.3 Concept of Operation
a. The emergency plan should describe the concept of
operation on which site-wide emergency planning is