HLW, TRU, LLW/ILW, Mixed, Hazardous Wastes & Environmental Management

February 24 -28, 2008
Phoenix, Arizona

2008 Theme - Phoenix Rising: Moving Forward in Waste Management

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Session 24 - Working Safely in Hazardous Environments

This panel focused on sharing lessons learned in improving worker safety. Topics included experience with implementing the new requirements stipulated in 10CFR851, the Department of Energy's (DOE) "Worker Safety and Health Program"; sharing DOE and contractor experience with the mentoring that is conducted as part of DOE's Voluntary Protection Program (VPP), a particularly timely topic in light of the Secretary of Energy's renewed focus on VPP; and an indepth exchange of ideas on electrical severity index developed by EFCOG.


Judith Connell, Fluor Hanford, Inc. (USA)
Beth Bilson, Fluor Hanford (USA)


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Beth Bilson, Fluor Hanford (USA) View Presentation

Lee Fox, WSRC/URS (USA) View Presentation

Robert Goldsmith, DOE EM/HQ (USA) View Presentation

Ken Gray, Hanford Atomic Metal Trades Coucil (USA) View Presentation

Bobby Gray, EFCOG's Electrical Safety Working Group (USA) View Presentation

Arnold Guevara, US DOE EM/HQ (USA) View Presentation



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