August 20, 2007
The Honorable A. J. Eggenberger
Defense Nuclear Facilities Safety Board
625 Indiana Avenue, NW, Suite 700
Washington, DC 20004
Dear Mr. Chairman:
As the Departmentís 2004-1 Implementation Plan responsible manager, I am forwarding the enclosed Integrated Work Management System (IWMS) Description for the Office of Health, Safety and Security (HSS). This document includes the HSS Functions, Responsibilities, and Authorities matrix, and also serves as the Integrated Safety Management (ISM) System Description for HSS. †While additional effort will be needed to fully implement the HSS IWMS, as described in the enclosure, this document fulfills Commitment 22C for HSS in the Departmentís Implementation Plan for the Board Recommendation 2004-1, Oversight of Complex, High-Hazard Nuclear Operations.
If you have any questions, please contact me at (202) 586-3887 or Dr. Patricia Worthington at (301) 903-5926.
Mark B. Whitaker, Jr.
Departmental Representative to the
† Defense Nuclear Facilities Safety Board