Follow-Up Testing Shows No Health Risk for Exposed Employees
Follow-up testing of employees who were exposed to airborne radioactive material during the February 14 radiation release at the Waste Isolation Pilot Plant (WIPP) shows exposure levels were extremely low and the employees are unlikely to experience any health effects as a result..
CBFO Manager Letter #2
WIPP Employees Notified of Preliminary Sample Results
Today, the Department of Energy's Waste Isolation Pilot Plant and Nuclear Waste Partnership LLC, the WIPP contractor, notified 13 employees of positive preliminary bioassay results.
CBFO Manager Letter
WIPP Reports New Environmental Monitoring Data
The U.S. Department of Energy today reported new environmental monitoring data from samples collected at numerous locations on and around the Waste Isolation Pilot Plant.
Continues at WIPP
Radiological control personnel continue to collect surface and underground monitoring samples at the U.S. Department of Energy's Waste Isolation Pilot Plant.
Quality Assurance Director
The U.S. Department of Energy’s Carlsbad Field Office has announced the selection of Mike Brown as the Director of the Office of Quality Assurance. Read more.
Carlsbad Field Office Deputy Manager Selected
The U.S. Department of Energy's Carlsbad Field Office (CBFO) announced the selection of Dana Bryson as the Deputy Manager for CBFO, which has responsibility for the Waste Isolation Pilot Plant and National Transuranic Program. Read more.
DOE Accident Investigation
The DOE Accident Investigation Board (AIB) for the Feb. 5 WIPP underground salt haul truck fire has established a hotline.
If you have a concern or additional information related to this event, please call the hotline number
You may leave just a message with your name and phone number for an AIB member to contact you to discuss your concern and/or related information that you may have or include the details if you prefer.
The DOE AIB thanks you
for your interest.
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