High Energy Rate Forging Facility
HERF is a DOE facility from 1984-June 30, 1997so workers are eligible to file both Part B and Part E claims.
The Department of Energy purchased this facility in 1984 for the purpose of producing forgings for weapons parts. It consists of 13.75 acres and 7 buildings. The DOE Rocky Flats Plant managed the forging process and produced forgings at this location through 1995. In 1994, DOE decided to close the facility upon completion of its defense-related mission in 1996. The facility was sold on June 30, 1997.
DOE lists High Energy Rate Forging Facility as a covered EEOICPA facility.
DOL provides exposure information on their Site Exposure Matrix.
NIOSH provides dose reconstruction statistics for HERF.