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Wednesday, June 22, 2016

2016 Advisory Board and Public Meetings

2016 Meetings

  1. Transcript from the April 28, 2016, Teleconference Meeting of the Advisory Board's Subcommittee on Dose Reconstruction Reviews

  2. Agenda for the June 28, 2016, Teleconference Meeting of the Advisory Board Work Group on Blockson Chemical Company

  3. Discussion/Background paper for the June 28, 2016, Teleconference Meeting of the Advisory Board Work Group on Blockson Chemical Company:

    • SC&A Draft: Draft Review of Blockson Chemical Company Residual Period SEC-00225 (June 3, 2016)

  4. Discussion/background paper for the July 19, 2016, Meeting of the Advisory Board's Uranium Refining Atomic Weapons Employers (AWEs) Work Group:

    • SC&A Memo: SC&A’s Review of NIOSH’s White Paper Addressing Issues on the Coworker Model for United Nuclear Corporation (June 3, 2016)

  5. September 13, 2016: Teleconference Meeting of the Advisory Board's Subcommittee on Dose Reconstruction Reviews

Advisory Board: Reports from the Technical Support Contractor

Argonne National Laboratory - East

  1. SC&A Draft: SC&A Recommendations Regarding Issues Resolution for the Site Profile for Argonne National Laboratory-East (June 5, 2016)

Blockson Chemical Company

  1. SC&A Draft: Draft Review of Blockson Chemical Company Residual Period SEC-00225 (June 3, 2016)

  2. SC&A Memo: SC&A Responses to NIOSH Response to SC&A Findings on SEC-00225 Blockson Chemical Company Residual Contamination Period, Dated May 23, 2016 (June 15, 2016)

Carborundum Company

  1. SC&A Draft: Issue Resolution Matrix for SC&A Findings on Carborundum Special Exposure Cohort (SEC) Petition-00223 and the NIOSH SEC Petition Evaluation Report, Rev. 2 (April 25, 2016)

Feed Materials Production Center--FMPC (Fernald)

  1. SC&A Draft: Draft Review of ORAUT-OTIB-0078, Revision 03, Internal Dosimetry Coworker Data for the Feed Materials Production Center (May 12, 2016)

  2. SC&A Draft: Fernald Plant Site Profile Issues Matrix - Draft Preliminary SC&A Assessment, Rev. 4 (May 18, 2016)

Technical Documents (Site Profiles, Technical Basis Documents, Technical Information Bulletins)

  1. SC&A Draft: Fernald Plant Site Profile Issues Matrix - Draft Preliminary SC&A Assessment, Rev. 4 (May 18, 2016)

  2. SC&A Draft: SC&A Recommendations Regarding Issues Resolution for the Site Profile for Argonne National Laboratory-East (June 5, 2016)

United Nuclear Corp.

  1. SC&A Memo: SC&A’s Review of NIOSH’s White Paper Addressing Issues on the Coworker Model for United Nuclear Corporation (June 3, 2016)

Argonne National Laboratory - East

Advisory Board and NIOSH Discussions on Argonne National Laboratory - East

  1. SC&A Draft: SC&A Recommendations Regarding Issues Resolution for the Site Profile for Argonne National Laboratory-East (June 5, 2016)

Argonne National Laboratory - West

Special Exposure Cohort Petition Information

  1. June 17, 2016: Federal Register Noticed Published Announcing the Designation of a Class of Employees from Argonne National Laboratory - West for Addition to the Special Exposure Cohort (SEC)--April 10, 1951 through December 31, 1957, Petition 224; Effective date for the class is July 3, 2016

Blockson Chemical Company

Advisory Board Work Group on Blockson Chemical Company

  1. Agenda for the June 28, 2016, Teleconference Meeting of the Advisory Board Work Group on Blockson Chemical Company

  2. Discussion/Background paper for the June 28, 2016, Teleconference Meeting of the Advisory Board Work Group on Blockson Chemical Company:

    • SC&A Draft: Draft Review of Blockson Chemical Company Residual Period SEC-00225 (June 3, 2016)

    • SC&A Memo: SC&A Responses to NIOSH Response to SC&A Findings on SEC-00225 Blockson Chemical Company Residual Contamination Period, Dated May 23, 2016 (June 15, 2016)

Advisory Board and NIOSH Discussions on Blockson Chemical Company

  1. SC&A Draft: Draft Review of Blockson Chemical Company Residual Period SEC-00225 (June 3, 2016)

  2. SC&A Memo: SC&A Responses to NIOSH Response to SC&A Findings on SEC-00225 Blockson Chemical Company Residual Contamination Period, Dated May 23, 2016 (June 15, 2016)

Carborundum Company

Advisory Board and NIOSH Discussions on Carborundum Company

  1. SC&A Draft: Issue Resolution Matrix for SC&A Findings on Carborundum Special Exposure Cohort (SEC) Petition-00223 and the NIOSH SEC Petition Evaluation Report, Rev. 2 (April 25, 2016)

Feed Materials Production Center--FMPC (Fernald)

Advisory Board and NIOSH Discussions on Feed Materials Production Center (FMPC)

  1. SC&A Draft: Draft Review of ORAUT-OTIB-0078, Revision 03, Internal Dosimetry Coworker Data for the Feed Materials Production Center (May 12, 2016)

  2. SC&A Draft: Fernald Plant Site Profile Issues Matrix - Draft Preliminary SC&A Assessment, Rev. 4 (May 18, 2016)

Idaho National Laboratory

Special Exposure Cohort Petition Information

  1. June 17, 2016: Federal Register Noticed Published Announcing the Designation of a Class of Employees from Idaho National Laboratory for Addition to the Special Exposure Cohort (SEC)--March 1, 1970 through December 31, 1974, Petition 219

Public Comments on Idaho National Laboratory Documents

  1. Submission from Tami Thatcher, Former INL Safety Analyst and Nuclear Safety Consultant, regarding Separating fact from fiction on SL-1 responders at INL (June 9, 2016)

Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory

Special Exposure Cohort Petition Information

  1. June 17, 2016: Federal Register Noticed Published Announcing the Designation of a Class of Employees from Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory for Addition to the Special Exposure Cohort (SEC)--January 1, 1974 through December 31, 1989, Petition 221

Timeline of Major DCAS Events for 2016

Major Events of 2016

  1. Added events for June 2016

United Nuclear Corp.

Advisory Board Work Group on Uranium Refining Atomic Weapons Employers (AWEs)

  1. Discussion/background paper for the July 19, 2016, Meeting of the Advisory Board's Uranium Refining Atomic Weapons Employers (AWEs) Work Group:

    • SC&A Memo: SC&A’s Review of NIOSH’s White Paper Addressing Issues on the Coworker Model for United Nuclear Corporation (June 3, 2016)

Advisory Board and NIOSH Discussions on United Nuclear Corp.

  1. SC&A Memo: SC&A’s Review of NIOSH’s White Paper Addressing Issues on the Coworker Model for United Nuclear Corporation (June 3, 2016)

Previous Updates


Monday, June 13, 2016

2016 Advisory Board and Public Meetings

2016 Meetings

  1. Background/discussion paper for the June 28, 2016, Teleconference Meeting of the Advisory Board Work Group on Blockson Chemical Company:

    • NIOSH/DCAS: NIOSH Response to SC&A Findings on Blockson Chemical Company Special Exposure Cohort (SEC) Petition 225 Residual Contamination Period (May 23, 2016)

Argonne National Laboratory - West

Special Exposure Cohort Petition Information, Petition 224

  1. HHS Letters to Congress Regarding the Argonne National Laboratory - West Special Exposure Cohort Petition--April 10, 1951 through December 31, 1957, Petition 224

  2. HHS Designation of Additional Members from Argonne National Laboratory - West to the Special Exposure Cohort--April 10, 1951 through December 31, 1957, Petition 224

Blockson Chemical Company

Advisory Board Work Group on Blockson Chemical Company

  1. Background/discussion paper for the June 28, 2016, Teleconference Meeting of the Advisory Board Work Group on Blockson Chemical Company:

    • NIOSH/DCAS: NIOSH Response to SC&A Findings on Blockson Chemical Company Special Exposure Cohort (SEC) Petition 225 Residual Contamination Period (May 23, 2016)

Advisory Board and NIOSH Discussions on Blockson Chemical Company

  1. NIOSH/DCAS: NIOSH Response to SC&A Findings on Blockson Chemical Company Special Exposure Cohort (SEC) Petition 225 Residual Contamination Period (May 23, 2016)

Idaho National Laboratory

Special Exposure Cohort Petition Information, Petition 219

  1. HHS Letters to Congress Regarding the Idaho National Laboratory Special Exposure Cohort Petition--March 1, 1970 through December 31, 1974, Petition 219

  2. HHS Designation of Additional Members from Idaho National Laboratory to the Special Exposure Cohort--March 1, 1970 through December 31, 1974, Petition 219

Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory

Special Exposure Cohort Petition Information, Petition 221

  1. HHS Letters to Congress Regarding the Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory Special Exposure Cohort Petition--January 1, 1974 through December 31, 1989, Petition 221

  2. HHS Designation of Additional Members from Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory to the Special Exposure Cohort--January 1, 1974 through December 31, 1989, Petition 221

Friday, June 10, 2016

AWE Site Wide Documents

Site Profiles/Site Profile for Atomic Weapons Employers that Worked Uranium Metals
Appendix BB -- General Steel Industries

  1. Appendix BB -- General Steel Industries, Rev. 2 (revised May 26, 2016)

General Steel Industries (GSI)

Technical Documents/Site Profile/Appendices

  1. Appendix BB -- General Steel Industries, Rev. 2 (revised May 26, 2016)

Wednesday, June 8, 2016

2016 Advisory Board and Public Meetings

2016 Meetings

  1. Agenda for the June 14, 2016, Teleconference Meeting of the Advisory Board's Subcommittee on Dose Reconstruction Reviews

  2. June 28, 2016: Teleconference Meeting of the Advisory Board's Work Group on Blockson Chemical Company

  3. July 19, 2016: Meeting of the Advisory Board's Uranium Refining Atomic Weapons Employers (AWEs) Work Group

  4. Discussion paper for the July 19, 2016, Meeting of the Advisory Board's Uranium Refining Atomic Weapons Employers (AWEs) Work Group:

    • NIOSH/DCAS Memo: Response to SC&A’s Comments on SEC Evaluation Report for SEC-00217 (May 24, 2016)

Advisory Board: Reports from the Technical Support Contractor

Feed Materials Production Center-FMPC (Fernald)

  1. SC&A Memo: Review of ORAUT-TKBS-0017-4, Rev. 3 (May 18, 2016)

Grand Junction Facilities

  1. SC&A Draft: Advisory Board and NIOSH Discussions on Grand Junction Facilities Rev. 0 (May 17, 2016)

AWE Site Wide Documents

Advisory Board Work Group on Uranium Refining Atomic Weapons Employers

  1. July 19, 2016: Meeting of the Advisory Board's Uranium Refining Atomic Weapons Employers (AWEs) Work Group

  2. Discussion paper for the July 19, 2016, Meeting of the Advisory Board's Uranium Refining Atomic Weapons Employers (AWEs) Work Group:

    • NIOSH/DCAS Memo: Response to SC&A’s Comments on SEC Evaluation Report for SEC-00217 (May 24, 2016)

Advisory Board and NIOSH Comments and Discussion Papers on AWE Site Wide Documents

Westinghouse Electric Corp.

  1. NIOSH/DCAS Memo: Response to SC&A’s Comments on SEC Evaluation Report for SEC-00217 (May 24, 2016)

Blockson Chemical Company

Advisory Board and NIOSH Discussions on Blockson Chemical Company

  1. June 28, 2016: Teleconference Meeting of the Advisory Board's Work Group on Blockson Chemical Company

Feed Materials Production Center-FMPC (Fernald)

Advisory Board and NIOSH Discussions on Feed Materials Production Center (FMPC)

  1. SC&A Memo: Review of ORAUT-TKBS-0017-4, Rev. 3 (May 18, 2016)

Grand Junction Facilities

Advisory Board and NIOSH Discussions on Grand Junction Facilities

  1. SC&A Draft: Advisory Board and NIOSH Discussions on Grand Junction Facilities, Rev. 0 (May 17, 2016)

Hooker Electrochemical

Advisory Board Work Group on Uranium Refining Atomic Weapons Employers

  1. July 19, 2016: Meeting of the Advisory Board's Uranium Refining Atomic Weapons Employers (AWEs) Work Group

  2. Discussion paper for the July 19, 2016, Meeting of the Advisory Board's Uranium Refining Atomic Weapons Employers (AWEs) Work Group:

    • NIOSH/DCAS Memo: Response to SC&A’s Comments on SEC Evaluation Report for SEC-00217 (May 24, 2016)

Nuclear Materials and Equipment Corp. (NUMEC) - Apollo

Advisory Board Work Group on Uranium Refining Atomic Weapons Employers

  1. July 19, 2016: Meeting of the Advisory Board's Uranium Refining Atomic Weapons Employers (AWEs) Work Group

  2. Discussion paper for the July 19, 2016, Meeting of the Advisory Board's Uranium Refining Atomic Weapons Employers (AWEs) Work Group:

    • NIOSH/DCAS Memo: Response to SC&A’s Comments on SEC Evaluation Report for SEC-00217 (May 24, 2016)

Nuclear Materials and Equipment Corp. (NUMEC) - Parks Township

Advisory Board Work Group on Uranium Refining Atomic Weapons Employers

  1. July 19, 2016: Meeting of the Advisory Board's Uranium Refining Atomic Weapons Employers (AWEs) Work Group

  2. Discussion paper for the July 19, 2016, Meeting of the Advisory Board's Uranium Refining Atomic Weapons Employers (AWEs) Work Group:

    • NIOSH/DCAS Memo: Response to SC&A’s Comments on SEC Evaluation Report for SEC-00217 (May 24, 2016)

United Nuclear Corp.

Advisory Board Work Group on Uranium Refining Atomic Weapons Employers

  1. July 19, 2016: Meeting of the Advisory Board's Uranium Refining Atomic Weapons Employers (AWEs) Work Group

  2. Discussion paper for the July 19, 2016, Meeting of the Advisory Board's Uranium Refining Atomic Weapons Employers (AWEs) Work Group:

    • NIOSH/DCAS Memo: Response to SC&A’s Comments on SEC Evaluation Report for SEC-00217 (May 24, 2016)

Westinghouse Electric Corp. (New Jersey)

Advisory Board Work Group on Uranium Refining Atomic Weapons Employers

  1. July 19, 2016: Meeting of the Advisory Board's Uranium Refining Atomic Weapons Employers (AWEs) Work Group

  2. Discussion paper for the July 19, 2016, Meeting of the Advisory Board's Uranium Refining Atomic Weapons Employers (AWEs) Work Group:

    • NIOSH/DCAS Memo: Response to SC&A’s Comments on SEC Evaluation Report for SEC-00217 (May 24, 2016)

Advisory Board and NIOSH Discussions on Westinghouse Electric Corp.

  1. NIOSH/DCAS Memo: Response to SC&A’s Comments on SEC Evaluation Report for SEC-00217 (May 24, 2016)

Friday, May 27, 2016

2016 Advisory Board and Public Meetings

2016 Meetings

  1. Transcript from the March 23-24, 2016, Meeting of the Advisory Board on Radiation and Worker Health

  2. Matters for discussion for the June 14, 2016, Teleconference Meeting of the Advisory Board's Subcommittee on Dose Reconstruction Reviews

  3. August 2, 2016: Meeting of the Advisory Board's Work Group on Argonne National Laboratory-West/Idaho National Laboratory

Argonne National Laboratory - West

Advisory Board Work Group on Argonne National Laboratory-West/Idaho National Laboratory

  1. August 2, 2016: Meeting of the Advisory Board's Work Group on Argonne National Laboratory-West/Idaho National Laboratory

Bliss & Laughlin Steel

Special Exposure Cohort Petition Information

  1. May 19, 2016: Federal Register Notice Published Announcing the Decision to Evaluate a Petition to Designate a Class of Employees from Bliss and Laughlin Steel in Buffalo, New York, to be Included in the Special Exposure Cohort (SEC)--January 1, 1999 through December 31, 1999, Petition 230

  2. Copy of the Bliss and Laughlin Steel SEC Petition, Petition 230

Idaho National Laboratory

Advisory Board Work Group on Argonne National Laboratory-West/Idaho National Laboratory

  1. August 2, 2016: Meeting of the Advisory Board's Work Group on Argonne National Laboratory-West/Idaho National Laboratory

Timeline of Major DCAS Events for 2016

Major Events of 2016

  1. May 19, 2016: Federal Register Notice Published Announcing the Decision to Evaluate a Petition to Designate a Class of Employees from Bliss and Laughlin Steel in Buffalo, New York, to be Included in the Special Exposure Cohort (SEC)--January 1, 1999 through December 31, 1999, Petition 230

Monday, May 16, 2016

2016 Advisory Board and Public Meetings

2016 Meetings

  1. Public comment for the May 16, 2016, Teleconference Meeting of the Advisory Board's Subcommittee on Procedures Review:

    • Submission from Daniel W. McKeel, Jr., regarding Case Selection Criteria for NIOSH PER-057 pertaining to the General Steel Industries (GSI) Facility by SC&A and the PRSC (May 12, 2016)

Friday, May 13, 2016

AWE Site Wide Documents

Public Comments on AWE Site Wide Documents

  1. Submission from Daniel W. McKeel, Jr., regarding Case Selection Criteria for NIOSH PER-057 pertaining to the General Steel Industries (GSI) Facility by SC&A and the PRSC (May 12, 2016)

General Steel Industries (GSI)

Public Comments on General Steel Industries (GSI) Documents

  1. Submission from Daniel W. McKeel, Jr., regarding Case Selection Criteria for NIOSH PER-057 pertaining to the General Steel Industries (GSI) Facility by SC&A and the PRSC (May 12, 2016)

Thursday, May 12, 2016

2016 Advisory Board and Public Meetings

2016 Meetings

  1. Agenda for the May 25, 2016, Teleconference Meeting of the Advisory Board on Radiation and Worker Health - Meeting 111

Friday, May 6, 2016

2016 Advisory Board and Public Meetings

2016 Meetings

  1. Agenda for the May 16, 2016, Teleconference Meeting of the Advisory Board's Subcommittee on Procedures Review

  2. Matters for discussion for the May 25, 2016, Teleconference Meeting of the Advisory Board on Radiation and Worker Health

Advisory Board: Advisory Board SEC Petition Recommendations

Argonne National Laboratory-West

  1. Advisory Board Recommendation on Argonne National Laboratory-West Special Exposure Cohort (SEC) Petition--April 10, 1951 through December 31, 1957, Petition 224 (May 2, 2016)

Idaho National Laboratory

  1. Advisory Board Recommendation on Idaho National Laboratory Special Exposure Cohort (SEC) Petition--March 1, 1970 through December 31, 1974 (May 2, 2016)

Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory

  1. Advisory Board Recommendation on Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory Special Exposure Cohort (SEC) Petition--January 1, 1974 through December 31, 1989 (May 2, 2016)

Advisory Board: Reports from the Technical Support Contractor

Program Evaluation Reports (PERs)

  1. SC&A Memo: Program Evaluation Reports and Technical Guidance Documents Not Tasked for SC&A’s Review (February 23, 2016)

Technical Documents (Site Profiles, Technical Basis Documents, Technical Information Bulletins)

  1. SC&A Memo: Program Evaluation Reports and Technical Guidance Documents Not Tasked for SC&A’s Review (February 23, 2016)

Argonne National Laboratory-West

Special Exposure Cohort Information, Petition 224

  1. Advisory Board Recommendation on Argonne National Laboratory-West Special Exposure Cohort (SEC) Petition--April 10, 1951 through December 31, 1957 (May 2, 2016)

Idaho National Laboratory

Special Exposure Cohort Information, Petition 219

  1. Advisory Board Recommendation on Idaho National Laboratory Special Exposure Cohort (SEC) Petition--March 1, 1970 through December 31, 1974 (May 2, 2016)

Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory

Special Exposure Cohort Information, Petition 221

  1. Advisory Board Recommendation on Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory Special Exposure Cohort (SEC) Petition--January 1, 1974 through December 31, 1989 (May 2, 2016)

Monday, May 3, 2016

2016 Advisory Board and Public Meetings

2016 Meetings

  1. May 25, 2016: Teleconference Meeting of the Advisory Board on Radiation and Worker Health

  2. June 14, 2016: Teleconference Meeting of the Advisory Board's Subcommittee on Dose Reconstruction Reviews

Thursday, April 28, 2016

2016 Advisory Board and Public Meetings

2016 Meetings

  1. Transcript from the March 10, 2016, Teleconference Meeting of the Advisory Board's Pinellas Work Group

Pinellas Plant

Advisory Board Work Group on the Pinellas Plant

  1. Transcript from the March 10, 2016, Teleconference Meeting of the Advisory Board's Pinellas Work Group

 
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