This information collection request contains:(1) Current OMB Control Number:1910-5112;(2) Information Collection Request Title:Chronic Beryllium Disease Prevention Program;(3) Type of Review:renewal;(4) Purpose: This collection provides the Department with the information needed to continue reducing the number of workers currently exposed to beryllium in the course of their work at DOE facilities managed by DOE or its contractors; minimize the levels and potential exposure to beryllium; to provide information to employees, to provide medical surveillance to ensure early detection of disease; and to permit oversight of the programs by DOE management;(5) Annual Estimated Number of Respondents:4,499 (22 DOE sites and 4, 477 workers affected by the rule);(6) Annual Estimated Total Burden Hours:25,036; (7)Number of Collections:The information collection request contains six information and/or recordkeeping requirements; (8)Annual Estimated Reporting and Recordkeeping Cost Burden: $1,293,623;(9)Response Obligation: Mandatory.
Atomic Energy Act of 1954, 42 U.S.C. 2201, and the Department of Energy Organization Act, 42 U.S.C. 7191 and 7254.
Issued in Washington, DC, on November 8, 2012.
Stephen A. Kirchhoff,
Director, Office of Resource Management, Office of Health, Safety and Security.