Handbook. Exercise "Arctic-2014". Murmansk, June 23-24, 2014.
Emergency Prevention, Preparedness and Response (EPPR)
The exercise «Arctic-2014» is held in the territory of FSUE «Atomflot» on June 23-24, 2014 in the framework of the Agreement between the Government of the Russian Federation and the Government of the United States of America on cooperation in research on radiation effects to the purpose of minimizing the consequences of radioactive contamination on health and the environment, signed on 1/14/1994. The exercise was approved by the management of the State Corporation «Rosatom». In 2013–2014, the meetings regarding preparation and conducting of «Arctic–2014» exercise were held with the heads of FSUE «Atomflot» and heads of divisions and services responsible for the safety issues. During the meetings, the basic problems of organization, preparation and exercise conduct were discussed, and exercise program and plan were prepared. These documents define goals, objectives, participants, forces and methods of exercise preparation and conducting. Participants’ obligations on various stages of the exercise preparation and conduct were also defined. Experts of FSUE «Atomflot» and IBRAE RAN developed and agreed the scenario of the hypothetical emergency situation at a nuclear icebreaker.