United States Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Protecting People and the Environment

Actions in Response to the Japan Nuclear Accident: May 31, 2012

NRC staff issues guidance for U.S. nuclear power plants to:

  • Assess emergency preparedness communications and staffing

  • Perform seismic and flooding walkdowns


Additionally, the NRC staff issued draft guidance for comment for the March 12, 2012 Orders:

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