(Innovative Cluster for Radiological and Nuclear Emergencies)
INCLUDING Project organized in CEA Saclay (France) from 20 to 22 October 2021 a multidisciplinary field exercise.
The exercise was organized by the CEA, Commissariat à l'Energie Atomique et aux Energies Alternatives, located in the Essonne department, 20 kilometers from Paris. The Saclay Joint Action was conducted in Area 500 of the CEA centre. It is an area qualified for exercises with the use of real radiological sources that in the specific case of the INCLUDING JA were based on 137Cs and 99mTc radionuclides. The exercise consisted in showing the actions planned by CEA in case of intervention in a radiological emergency of local scale. The entities intervening in such a situation are the CEA Radiation Protection Service (SPRE), the CEA Safety Service (FLS) and the CEA Medical Service (SST).