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The 50 Most Popular Articles as determined by OPEXShare readers.

1
Health Hazards of Prolonged Sitting
U.S. Department of Energy, Office of Environment, Health, Safety and Security
04/09/2015 63 Likes   10231 User Views 1535 Downloads
2
Evaluating the Use of Sit to Stand Workstations
Nevada National Security Site, NNSS
01/09/2017 45 Likes   8457 User Views 1261 Downloads
3
Employee Ignores Peer Pressure and Reports Safety Concern
CH2MHill Plateau Remediation Company, Hanford Site
05/12/2015 43 Likes   8895 User Views 1031 Downloads
4
Two Workers Electrocuted when Boom Crane Contacts 7,200 Volt Overhead Power Line
Washington State Department of Labor & Industries, Olympia, WA
04/27/2015 25 Likes   8691 User Views 672 Downloads
5
Generator Circuit Breaker Explosion at Priest Rapids Dam
Grant Public Utility District, Grant County, WA
02/09/2016 9 Likes   7853 User Views 748 Downloads
6
A Users Guide to Preventing Major Accidents
Defense Nuclear Safety Board, Washington, DC
05/29/2014 27 Likes   3768 User Views 393 Downloads
7
Unanticipated Energy Source Found in Lock-and-Tag Boundary
Washington River Protection Solutions, Hanford Site
01/28/2016 11 Likes   6342 User Views 621 Downloads
8
Two Dump Truck Drivers Die When Their Trucks Crash Head-on
Washington State Department of Labor & Industries, Olympia, WA
02/17/2016 9 Likes   6554 User Views 692 Downloads
9
DOE Operating Experience Level 3 - Ladder Safety
U.S. Department of Energy, Office of Environment, Health, Safety and Security
07/05/2016 18 Likes   7311 User Views 613 Downloads
10
Backover Fact Sheet - Kids and Cars
KidsAndCars.org, Olathe, KS
06/29/2015 28 Likes   4583 User Views 277 Downloads
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DOE Accident Investigation Report - Radiological Release Event at the Waste Isolation Pilot Plant
U.S. Department of Energy, Office of Environmental Management
04/28/2014 12 Likes   7903 User Views 263 Downloads
12
Electric Shock Drowning - Unknown Danger Lurking in the Water
Electric Power Research Institute, Palo Alto, CA
05/23/2017 10 Likes   6872 User Views 644 Downloads
13
INL Engine and Ambulance Vehicle Accident
Idaho National Laboratory, Idaho Falls, ID
05/02/2016 12 Likes   7609 User Views 768 Downloads
14
Low Risk Does Not Equal No Risk
Washington Closure Hanford, Richland, WA
01/19/2016 11 Likes   6203 User Views 422 Downloads
15
Assumptions Lead to Less Than Adequate Hazard Identification and Implementation of Controls
Washington River Protection Solutions, Hanford Site
03/29/2016 10 Likes   6050 User Views 518 Downloads
16
Microwave Fire Caused by Dry Towel
CH2M-WG Idaho, Idaho-WG
08/04/2015 21 Likes   6831 User Views 258 Downloads
17
Rocky Flats Closure Legacy
U.S. Department of Energy, Office of Environmental Management
03/25/2015 2 Likes   6599 User Views 650 Downloads
18
How Silly Putty Saved $1.8 Million at the Advanced Test Reactor
Idaho National Laboratory, Idaho Falls, ID
06/02/2015 27 Likes   5912 User Views 265 Downloads
19
Worker Fatality During Attempted Removal of Blind Flange on Magnet Cooling Water System
Florida State University National High Magnetic Field Laboratory , Tallahassee, FL
02/04/2016 8 Likes   6822 User Views 540 Downloads
20
Fatality Narrative - Foreman Falls from Stepladder
Washington State Department of Labor & Industries, Olympia, WA
08/24/2016 10 Likes   6372 User Views 535 Downloads
21
Improper Rigging Practices Result in Potential Shock Loading of Crane
Washington River Protection Solutions, Hanford Site
03/30/2016 6 Likes   6353 User Views 546 Downloads
22
DOE Operating Experience Level 3 - Avoiding-Vehicle-Accidents
U.S. Department of Energy, Office of Environment, Health, Safety and Security
01/04/2017 12 Likes   6373 User Views 546 Downloads
23
Laborer Crushed during Demolition of Steel Structure
Washington State Department of Labor & Industries, Olympia, WA
06/21/2016 6 Likes   5943 User Views 644 Downloads
24
V.C. Summer Nuclear Power Plant Project Failure
U.S. Department of Energy, Office of Environmental Management
11/21/2017 6 Likes   1498 User Views 606 Downloads
25
TA-53 Arc-Flash Accident Joint Accident Investigation Team Report
U.S. Department of Energy, National Nuclear Security Administration - DOE
07/14/2015 9 Likes   7607 User Views 543 Downloads
26
Sunlight on Shiny Surface Caused Intense Heat and Combustion of Packing Materials
Washington River Protection Solutions, Hanford Site
07/25/2016 14 Likes   5585 User Views 439 Downloads
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New equipment configuration and work practice changes enable significant improvements in safety and efficiency
SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory, Menlo Park, CA
01/17/2017 15 Likes   7564 User Views 294 Downloads
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Mechanic Dies After Being Crushed Under Electrical Cabinet
New Jersey Department of Health, Trenton, NJ
01/16/2017 14 Likes   6532 User Views 408 Downloads
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DOE Operating Experience Summary - A Hot Topic: Preventing and Recognizing Heat-Related Illnesses
U.S. Department of Energy, Office of Environment, Health, Safety and Security
07/13/2016 11 Likes   7535 User Views 489 Downloads
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Carpenter Saved from Potentially Fatal Fall
Washington State Department of Labor & Industries, Olympia, WA
04/01/2016 12 Likes   5703 User Views 420 Downloads
31
Moving HVAC Parts Pose Amputation Risk
U.S. Department of Energy, Office of Environment, Health, Safety and Security
02/10/2017 12 Likes   5646 User Views 395 Downloads
32
Willful Misconduct/Record Falsification And Nuclear Safety Culture
Nuclear Regulatory Commission, Washington, DC
09/06/2013 6 Likes   7112 User Views 347 Downloads
33
Handrail Failure Results in Fall and Injury
Washington River Protection Solutions, Hanford Site
07/07/2016 10 Likes   6146 User Views 436 Downloads
34
Cell Phones and Mobile Equipment Do Not Mix
U.S. Department of Labor, Mine Safety and Health Administration
06/22/2016 6 Likes   5845 User Views 507 Downloads
35
Driving an Off-road Shortcut Leads to Personnel Injuries
CH2MHill Plateau Remediation Company, Hanford Site
05/16/2017 8 Likes   4934 User Views 475 Downloads
36
340-ton Haul Truck Ran Over Passenger Van
U.S. Department of Labor, Mine Safety and Health Administration
11/17/2017 3 Likes   1604 User Views 617 Downloads
37
Near Miss Accident Alert - Worker on Manlift Seriously Injured
U.S. Department of Labor, Mine Safety and Health Administration
04/18/2016 4 Likes   6008 User Views 520 Downloads
38
Waste Isolation Pilot Plant Technical Assessment Team Report
U.S. Department of Energy, Office of Environment, Health, Safety and Security
03/26/2015 5 Likes   6617 User Views 456 Downloads
39
OPEXShare Mobile - Take the experience with you
Mission Support Alliance, Hanford Site
01/26/2015 15 Likes   3996 User Views 222 Downloads
40
Fatal Accident Report - Fall of Person Accident - Indiana - Construction Sand and Gravel
U.S. Department of Labor, Mine Safety and Health Administration
07/28/2015 10 Likes   6286 User Views 355 Downloads
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Fatal Fall of Person - Worker Burned using Propane Torch
U.S. Department of Labor, Mine Safety and Health Administration
08/18/2015 2 Likes   6379 User Views 504 Downloads
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Fatalgram - Plant Attendant Fall
U.S. Department of Labor, Mine Safety and Health Administration
03/20/2017 7 Likes   6208 User Views 457 Downloads
43
PNNL Associate Laboratory Director Reflects on Lessons Learned after Cycling Accident
Pacific Northwest National Laboratory, Richland, WA
10/03/2017 11 Likes   1325 User Views 466 Downloads
44
Two Employees Fatally Electrocuted
AECOM, Abu Dahbi, UAE
05/12/2016 10 Likes   3119 User Views 424 Downloads
45
Electrician Experienced Symptoms While Wearing Arc Flash Hood
Washington River Protection Solutions, Hanford Site
06/28/2016 9 Likes   6064 User Views 411 Downloads
46
Forklift Rigging Assembly Fails during Lifting Attempt
Bechtel National Inc., Hanford - WTP
03/09/2016 7 Likes   6062 User Views 406 Downloads
47
Arc Flash During Preventive Maintenance of Vacuum Circuit Breakers
Idaho National Laboratory, Idaho Falls, ID
07/20/2015 15 Likes   3993 User Views 322 Downloads
48
Avoid Fast-charging of Lithium-ion Batteries
Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory, Livermore, CA
08/03/2017 10 Likes   2982 User Views 500 Downloads
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Skid Steer Loader Operator Crushed
Washington State Department of Labor & Industries, Olympia, WA
02/20/2018 3 Likes   1390 User Views 582 Downloads
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Traits of a Healthy Nuclear Safety Culture
Institute of Nuclear Power Operations, Atlanta, GA
11/12/2013 8 Likes   7561 User Views 276 Downloads