WASHINGTON, Sept. 21 -- The Nuclear Regulatory Commission issued the following event notification (No. 56118) involving Grand Gulf Nuclear Plant, Mississippi:
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OFFSITE NOTIFICATION DUE TO FATALITY
The following information was provided by the licensee via email:
"At approximately 1520 CDT on September 19, 2022, Grand Gulf Nuclear Station (GGNS) requested transport for treatment of a non-responsive individual, a contract employee, to an offsite medical facility. The offsite medical facility notified GGNS at approximately 1630 CDT that the individual had been declared deceased.
"The fatality was not work-related, and the individual was outside of the Radiological Control Area.
"This is a four-hour non-emergency notification in accordance with 10 CFR 50.72(b)(2)(xi) related to the notification of a government agency. The contractor's employee will be notifying the Occupational Safety and Health Administration.
"The NRC Senior Resident Inspector has been notified."
Event Number: 56118
Facility: Grand Gulf
Unit:   
RX Type:  GE-6
NRC Notified By: Ralph Flickinger
HQ OPS Officer: Brian Lin
Notification Date: 09/19/2022
Notification Time: 19:29 [ET]
Event Date: 09/19/2022
Event Time: 16:30 [CDT]
Last Update Date: 09/19/2022
Emergency Class: Non Emergency
10 CFR Section:
50.72(b)(2)(xi) - Offsite Notification
Deese, Rick (R4DO)
Miller, Chris (NRR EO)
Crouch, Howard (IR)
Table omitted: https://www.nrc.gov/reading-rm/doc-collections/event-status/event/2022/2...
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Original text here: https://www.nrc.gov/reading-rm/doc-collections/event-status/event/2022/2...