Defense Nuclear Facilities Safety Board

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DEFENSE NUCLEAR FACILITIES SAFETY BOARD

Suite 700, 625 Indiana Avenue NW., Washington, DC 20004

Phone, 202-694-7000. Fax, 202-208-6518. Internet, http://www.dnfsb.gov.

Chairman A.J. Eggenberger

Vice Chairman (vacancy)

Members Joseph F. Bader, John E. Mansfield,

(vacancy)

General Counsel Richard A. Azzaro

General Manager Brian Grosner

Technical Director J. Kenton Fortenberry

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The Defense Nuclear Facilities Safety Board reviews and evaluates the content and implementation of standards relating to the design, construction, operation, and decommissioning of defense nuclear facilities of the Department of Energy.

The Defense Nuclear Facilities Safety Board was established as an independent agency on September 29, 1988, by the Atomic Energy Act of

1954, as amended (42 U.S.C. 2286-2286i).

The Board is composed of five members appointed by the President with the advice and consent of the Senate. Members of the Board are appointed from among United States citizens who are respected experts in the field of nuclear safety.

Activities

The Defense Nuclear Facilities Safety Board reviews and evaluates the content and implementation of standards for defense nuclear facilities of the Department of Energy (DOE); investigates any event or practice at these facilities which may adversely...

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