Most Popular

The 50 Most Popular Articles as determined by OPEXShare readers, published within the last 12 months.

1
Evaluating the Use of Sit to Stand Workstations
National Security Technologies, Nevada National Security Site (NSTec)
01/09/2017 39 Likes   4206 User Views
2
DOE Operating Experience Level 3 - Ladder Safety
U.S. Department of Energy, Office of Environment, Health, Safety and Security
07/05/2016 16 Likes   2911 User Views
3
Fatality Narrative - Foreman Falls from Stepladder
Washington State Department of Labor & Industries, Olympia, WA
08/24/2016 10 Likes   3014 User Views
4
Sunlight on Shiny Surface Caused Intense Heat and Combustion of Packing Materials
Washington River Protection Solutions, Hanford Site
07/25/2016 14 Likes   2792 User Views
5
Laborer Crushed during Demolition of Steel Structure
Washington State Department of Labor & Industries, Olympia, WA
06/21/2016 6 Likes   2926 User Views
6
Handrail Failure Results in Fall and Injury
Washington River Protection Solutions, Hanford Site
07/07/2016 9 Likes   2782 User Views
7
Mechanic Dies After Being Crushed Under Electrical Cabinet
New Jersey Department of Health, Trenton, NJ
01/16/2017 13 Likes   2805 User Views
8
New equipment configuration and work practice changes enable significant improvements in safety and efficiency
SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory, Menlo Park, CA
01/17/2017 14 Likes   2670 User Views
9
Fatalgram - Plant Attendant Fall
U.S. Department of Labor, Mine Safety and Health Administration
03/20/2017 7 Likes   2542 User Views
10
Cell Phones and Mobile Equipment Do Not Mix
U.S. Department of Labor, Mine Safety and Health Administration
06/22/2016 5 Likes   2759 User Views
11
Step Back and See the Forest
CH2MHill Plateau Remediation Company, Hanford Site
06/15/2016 7 Likes   2583 User Views
12
Electrician Experienced Symptoms While Wearing Arc Flash Hood
Washington River Protection Solutions, Hanford Site
06/28/2016 9 Likes   2816 User Views
13
Coffee Stand Owner Dies When Leak from Propane Cylinder Causes Fire
Washington State Department of Labor & Industries, Olympia, WA
11/22/2016 3 Likes   3249 User Views
14
Serious Accident Alert - Seat Belt Save
U.S. Department of Labor, Mine Safety and Health Administration
09/28/2016 7 Likes   2478 User Views
15
Construction Laborer Falls when Ladder Breaks
Washington State Department of Labor & Industries, Olympia, WA
02/15/2017 8 Likes   2574 User Views
16
Moving HVAC Parts Pose Amputation Risk
U.S. Department of Energy, Office of Environment, Health, Safety and Security
02/10/2017 12 Likes   2298 User Views
17
Attachment To Drill Socket Causes Severe Finger Trauma
Idaho National Laboratory, Idaho Falls, ID
06/16/2016 14 Likes   2325 User Views
18
Driving an Off-road Shortcut Leads to Personnel Injuries
CH2MHill Plateau Remediation Company, Hanford Site
05/16/2017 8 Likes   1094 User Views
19
Situational Awareness: Focus Can Decrease Risk and Injuries
U.S. Department of Energy, Office of Environment, Health, Safety and Security
06/20/2016 8 Likes   2458 User Views
20
Fatal Accidents Alert - Two Mining Deaths Within 24 Hours
U.S. Department of Labor, Mine Safety and Health Administration
01/31/2017 8 Likes   2476 User Views
21
Radiological Control Equipment and Sealed Source Stolen From Vehicle
Idaho National Laboratory, Idaho Falls, ID
04/05/2017 4 Likes   2541 User Views
22
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 10 Likes   2589 User Views
23
Eye Wash Unit Fails to Deploy
Oak Ridge National Laboratory, Oak Ridge, TN
07/19/2016 5 Likes   2518 User Views
24
Serious Accident - Portland Cement Facility
U.S. Department of Labor, Mine Safety and Health Administration
08/04/2016 5 Likes   2558 User Views
25
Lanyard Breakaway Safety Device Must be in Same Loop as Neck to be Effective
Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory, Livermore, CA
08/25/2016 11 Likes   2551 User Views
26
Incorrect Test Meter Used on Energized Equipment
CH2MHill Plateau Remediation Company, Hanford Site
06/07/2016 9 Likes   2528 User Views
27
Fatal Fall of Material Accident
U.S. Department of Labor, Mine Safety and Health Administration
07/29/2016 6 Likes   2540 User Views
28
Misapplication of Lock and Tag Exception puts Worker at Risk
CH2MHill Plateau Remediation Company, Hanford Site
09/12/2016 7 Likes   2457 User Views
29
Modified Drill Socket Causes Severe Finger Trauma
Idaho National Laboratory, Idaho Falls, ID
09/29/2016 8 Likes   2359 User Views
30
DOE Operating Experience Level 3 - Avoiding-Vehicle-Accidents
U.S. Department of Energy, Office of Environment, Health, Safety and Security
01/04/2017 7 Likes   2819 User Views
31
Operator Fractured Cheekbone Performing Routine Operational Check
Fluor BWXT Portsmouth, Portsmouth, OH
04/12/2017 3 Likes   2367 User Views
32
Interrupted Laptop Shutdown Can Create Heat and Fire Hazards
Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory, Livermore, CA
01/30/2017 11 Likes   2637 User Views
33
Unanticipated Reaction Between a Spilled Chemical and the Spill Absorbent
Brookhaven National Laboratory, Upton, NY
10/18/2016 10 Likes   2387 User Views
34
Close Call Alert - Dozer Runs Over Pickup Truck
U.S. Department of Labor, Mine Safety and Health Administration
08/30/2016 3 Likes   2517 User Views
35
Fall of Person Fatality - Texas Cement
U.S. Department of Labor, Mine Safety and Health Administration
12/19/2016 5 Likes   2805 User Views
36
Operating Experience Level 3: Frequent Hazardous Electrical Energy Related Events
U.S. Department of Energy, Office of Environment, Health, Safety and Security
09/06/2016 6 Likes   2415 User Views
37
Bomb Threat at the Engineering Research Office Building
Idaho National Laboratory, Idaho Falls, ID
10/25/2016 8 Likes   2397 User Views
38
Preventive and Corrective Maintenance Programs Are Imperative to Keeping Structures in a Safe Condition
Washington River Protection Solutions, Hanford Site
09/15/2016 4 Likes   2741 User Views
39
Injury Prevention - Common Tools, Uncommon Injuries
CH2MHill Plateau Remediation Company, Hanford Site
02/28/2017 7 Likes   2291 User Views
40
Be Aware of Adjacent Conductors and Equipment When Working Inside Electrical Enclosures
Washington River Protection Solutions, Hanford Site
08/01/2016 6 Likes   2298 User Views
41
Light Pole Mast Falls - The Importance of Preventive Maintenance
Mission Support Alliance, Hanford Site
01/19/2017 7 Likes   2392 User Views
42
Hazardous Waste Placed in Municipal Trash
Wastren Advantage, Inc., Hanford/222S Laboratory
04/17/2017 8 Likes   2185 User Views
43
iPad Battery Catches Fire during Removal/Recycle Process
Mission Support Alliance, Hanford Site
06/30/2016 10 Likes   2586 User Views
44
Fatalgram - Truck Driver Engulfed by Sand
U.S. Department of Labor, Mine Safety and Health Administration
04/11/2017 2 Likes   2438 User Views
45
Explosion in University of Hawaii Lab Seriously Injures Post-Doctoral Researcher
Pacific Northwest National Laboratory, Richland, WA
03/29/2017 6 Likes   2232 User Views
46
Alternative Method for Switchgear Replacement Discovered
Idaho National Laboratory, Idaho Falls, ID
05/18/2017 7 Likes   851 User Views
47
Carpenter Falls 60 Feet from Bridge Concrete Form
Washington State Department of Labor & Industries, Olympia, WA
05/17/2017 2 Likes   995 User Views
48
Undetected Electrical Circuit Hidden in Wooden Storage Box
Brookhaven National Laboratory, Upton, NY
02/14/2017 8 Likes   2154 User Views
49
Arm Injury from Fall on Walk Board
Consolidated Nuclear Security, Y12 National Security Complex, Oak Ridge, TN
09/21/2016 6 Likes   2405 User Views
50
Responding to an Overheating Lithium Ion Battery
Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory, Livermore, CA
10/27/2016 8 Likes   2514 User Views