Exercise Unified Response

Exercise Unified Response

May 23, 2014

Exercise Unified Response will run from May 26 to 28 and simulate an incident at the Darlington Nuclear Generating Station in Durham Region. It will be the largest nuclear emergency response exercise ever conducted in Canada.

The exercise will involve more than 50 different agencies and organizations, hundreds of participants and will test emergency response plans and how agencies and government can work together to protect Ontarians.

The exercise scenario calls for both on-the-ground activities and oversight from various operations centres in Durham Region, Toronto and Ottawa. Emergency sirens and public alerting will also be tested as part of the exercise.

For more information:

Ontario Power Generation

Durham Region

Public Alerting tests: Clarington and Pickering