NNSA Outreach on Radiological Security

Published in News on 11/12/2018

The 2020 Cities Initiative works to secure high-activity radioactive materials in major U.S. cities by 2020. Under this initiative, ORS provides security enhancements to facilities that have such materials and trains law-enforcement professionals responsible for responding if the materials are stolen. ORS also encourages facilities to replace devices that use radioactive materials with technologies that do not.

Tagged Under: Emergency Response, Facility Preparedness, Interagency, Offsite Response, Planning, Public Health, Radiation Safety, Training

NNSA continues outreach to state and local authorities on radiological security with meeting in Boston
November 5, 2018