Date: August 27, 2008
Stephen L. Bump, CHP, CIH, elected to the Executive Board of the Decommissioning Section of the Health Physics Society.
Bump is Manager of Western Operations for Dade Moeller & Associates and has more than 31 years of nuclear facility experience, with more than 18 years as a manager and supervisor. His health and safety experience includes burial site operation and oversight, decontamination and decommissioning (D&D), environmental restoration, reactor operations, regulatory compliance and oversight, dosimetry, program management, program development, waste characterization and shipping, instrumentation, risk assessment, emergency response and emergency plan development, health and safety assessments, and Environment, Safety and Health management at hazardous waste sites. He is one of three Dade Moeller & Associates employees to have dual certification as both a Certified Health Physicist and a Certified Industrial Hygienist.
The Decommissioning Section of the Health Physics Society, established in 1999, is responsible for disseminating information related to decommissioning activities, including regulatory rulemakings on decommissioning, decontamination techniques, and advances in survey instrumentation and procedures.
Headquartered in Richland, Dade Moeller & Associates (www.moellerinc.com) is a nationally recognized professional consulting firm that specializes in radiological and nuclear safety, public and environmental health protection, occupational safety and health, and radiation and safety training. The company has offices in 10 states and employs more Certified Health Physicists than any other private company in the United States.Dade Moeller & Associates has a sustained history of involvement with Richland-area communities and professional and academic associations.
The Health Physics Society (www.hps.org) is a nonprofit scientific professional organization established in 1956 to promote the practice of radiation safety.