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DOE O 440.1B Chg 3 (LtdChg), Worker Protection Program for DOE (Including the National Nuclear Security Administration) Federal Employees

Functional areas: Safety, Worker Protection

To establish the framework for an effective worker protection program that will reduce or prevent injuries, illnesses, and accidental losses by providing Department of Energy (DOE), including National Nuclear Security Administration (NNSA), Federal workers with a safe and healthful workplace. Supersedes DOE O 440.1B Chg 2 (AdminChg).

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The following industry standards are invoked as required methods in this Order in accordance with the applicability and conditions described within this Order: American National Standards Institute (ANSI) Z49.1, Safety in Welding,Cutting and Allied Processes, Sections 4.3 and E4.3 of the 2012 edition; ANSI Z88.2, American National Standard Practices for Respiratory Protection; ANSI Z136.1, Safe Use of Lasers; ANSI/American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME) B.31, Piping Code; National Board of Boiler and Pressure Vessel Inspectors (NBBI) NB23, National Board Inspection Code; National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) 70, National Electrical Code; NFPA 70E, Standards for Electrical Safety in the Workplace. For details on what parts of the industry standards are invoked see section 6 of the directive.

Writer: James Dillard
  • Environment
  • Health
  • Safety
ID: DOE O 440.1B Chg 3 (LtdChg)
Type: Order
OPI: AU - Office of Environment, Health, Safety and Security
Status: Current
Approved Date: May 17, 2007
Last Update: Sep 15, 2020
Invoking Directive: Yes
Worker Protection Program for DOE (Including the National Nuclear Security Administration) Federal Employees
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Activities conducted under the authority of the Director, Naval Nuclear Propulsion Program, as described in P.L. 98-525. Activities conducted by Bonneville Power Administration as authorized by Delegation Order No. 00–033.00A.

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