List blog articles related to the Office of Environment, Health, Safety, and Security

Facility Engineering Services KCP at Kansas City National Security Campus Recertified as “Star” Participant in DOE Voluntary Protection Program
April 11, 2024
Facility Engineering Service KCP, LLC (FES) operations was recertified as a DOE-VPP Star participant.
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Robert Meloche of EHSS-12 Graduates from Leadership Development Program
April 10, 2024
Robert Meloche graduates from Leadership Development Program
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Eye Safety for a Solar Eclipse
April 4, 2024
Safety instructions for watching a solar eclipse.
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DOE EHSS-11 2024 WEBEX Series: Amputations, Machine Guarding, And Pinch Points
April 3, 2024
EHSS Office of Worker Safety and Health Policy hosted a presentation titled: Amputations, Machine Guarding, and Pinch Points
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U.S. Department of Energy Voluntary Protection Program Outreach and Assistance Visit with Transitional Applicant Battelle Savannah River Alliance at Savannah River National Laboratory
March 25, 2024
EHSS-12 Matthew Ramsey and Moises Atiles, BSRA staff at the Savannah River National Laboratory during a 1-day onsite outreach and assistance visit.
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Matt Ramsey of EHSS-12 Graduates from Excellence in Government Fellows Program
March 11, 2024
This program, offered by Partnership for Public Service, has helped develop strong leadership skills through application-based learning, highly interactive activities, authentic self-reflection, personalized coaching and governmentwide networking for over 30 years.
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Annual DOE Contractor EAP Training, May 7 - 8, 2024
March 11, 2024
DOE Contractor Employee Assistance Program annual training.
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Memorandum of Understanding with the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health for Department of Energy - Subterranean and Underground Operations
February 29, 2024
On February 20, 2024, EHSS entered into a new Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH). This MOU seeks to promote efficiencies and leverage unique and complementary competencies between agencies to advance worker safety and health (WSH) in DOE subterranean/underground operations.
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Champion of Health and Justice: Over $25 Billion Awarded in Compensation and Medical Benefits to 141,000 Employees through the Energy Employees Occupational Illness Compensation Program Act (EEOICPA)
February 28, 2024
Since its inception, the program has stood as a testament to the government's commitment to the well-being of its workforce, disbursing over $25 billion in compensation and medical benefits to 141,000 deserving individuals.
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Office of Worker Safety and Health Policy Publication
February 27, 2024
This paper documents an external SMS review, benchmarking the DOE ISM system to external SMS. This paper outlines the process, key observations, and opportunities for further evaluation by the Department.
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