The site emergency plan should describe appropriate responses for potential on-site radioactive material
Drivers of DOE and non-DOE motor vehicles should have a copy of their emergency response plan, or the
emergency response information required by 49 CFR 172.600, during transport on-site or during off-site
Specific arrangements shall be made for receiving packages containing radioactive material, regardless of the means
of conveyance, in excess of Type A quantities (as defined in 10 CFR 71.4). These arrangements shall include
making arrangements to receive packages upon delivery or to receive notification of delivery which leads to
expeditious receipt of the package [see 835.405(a)].
Written procedures for safely opening packages should be developed and maintained. These procedures should
include due consideration of the type o f package and potential hazards present.