August 18, 2003
Price-Anderson Enforcement Consent Order issued to Fluor Fernald, Inc., related to an Unposted High Radiation Area at the Fernald Environmental Management Project, (EA-2003-05)
This letter refers to the Department of Energy's (DOE) evaluation of a recent investigation conducted by Fluor Fernald, Inc. (Fluor Fernald) into the facts and circumstances
surrounding an unposted High Radiation Area adjacent to the small concrete building [ ] currently used for thermoluminescent dosimeter (TLD) irradiations. This unposted
condition, present during irradiator operations, existed for over a year before discovery by DOE on March 27, 2003. Fluor Fernald reported the deficiency using the
Noncompliance Tracking System on April 16, 2003.