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 41 Likes   6094 User Views 874 Downloads
2
OPEX Quarterly Issue 1 November 2016
SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory, Menlo Park, CA
11/22/2016 6 Likes   6555 User Views 295 Downloads
3
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   5593 User Views 264 Downloads
4
Mechanic Dies After Being Crushed Under Electrical Cabinet
New Jersey Department of Health, Trenton, NJ
01/16/2017 14 Likes   5183 User Views 373 Downloads
5
Fatality Narrative - Foreman Falls from Stepladder
Washington State Department of Labor & Industries, Olympia, WA
08/24/2016 10 Likes   4974 User Views 523 Downloads
6
Coffee Stand Owner Dies When Leak from Propane Cylinder Causes Fire
Washington State Department of Labor & Industries, Olympia, WA
11/22/2016 3 Likes   5147 User Views 519 Downloads
7
Electric Shock Drowning - Unknown Danger Lurking in the Water
Electric Power Research Institute, Palo Alto, CA
05/23/2017 10 Likes   4752 User Views 565 Downloads
8
Fatalgram - Plant Attendant Fall
U.S. Department of Labor, Mine Safety and Health Administration
03/20/2017 7 Likes   4874 User Views 441 Downloads
9
Hazardous Waste Placed in Municipal Trash
Wastren Advantage, Inc., Hanford/222S Laboratory
04/17/2017 8 Likes   4969 User Views 301 Downloads
10
Radiological Control Equipment and Sealed Source Stolen From Vehicle
Idaho National Laboratory, Idaho Falls, ID
04/05/2017 5 Likes   4869 User Views 437 Downloads
11
OPEX Quarterly Issue 2 February 2017
SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory, Menlo Park, CA
02/08/2017 2 Likes   5053 User Views 188 Downloads
12
DOE Operating Experience Level 3 - Avoiding-Vehicle-Accidents
U.S. Department of Energy, Office of Environment, Health, Safety and Security
01/04/2017 8 Likes   4643 User Views 347 Downloads
13
Operator Fractured Cheekbone Performing Routine Operational Check
Fluor BWXT Portsmouth, Portsmouth, OH
04/12/2017 3 Likes   4710 User Views 397 Downloads
14
Fatalgram - Truck Driver Engulfed by Sand
U.S. Department of Labor, Mine Safety and Health Administration
04/11/2017 2 Likes   4734 User Views 378 Downloads
15
Injury Prevention - Common Tools, Uncommon Injuries
CH2MHill Plateau Remediation Company, Hanford Site
02/28/2017 7 Likes   4691 User Views 258 Downloads
16
Fall of Person Fatality - Texas Cement
U.S. Department of Labor, Mine Safety and Health Administration
12/19/2016 5 Likes   4619 User Views 331 Downloads
17
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   4639 User Views 291 Downloads
18
Explosion in University of Hawaii Lab Seriously Injures Post-Doctoral Researcher
Pacific Northwest National Laboratory, Richland, WA
03/29/2017 6 Likes   4548 User Views 302 Downloads
19
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   4379 User Views 313 Downloads
20
Interrupted Laptop Shutdown Can Create Heat and Fire Hazards
Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory, Livermore, CA
01/30/2017 11 Likes   4419 User Views 261 Downloads
21
Serious Accident Alert - Cushman Utility Vehicle Falls on Worker
U.S. Department of Labor, Mine Safety and Health Administration
01/09/2017 1 Likes   4657 User Views 323 Downloads
22
Construction Laborer Falls when Ladder Breaks
Washington State Department of Labor & Industries, Olympia, WA
02/15/2017 8 Likes   4372 User Views 375 Downloads
23
Fatal Explosion of Gas, Underground Coal Mine
U.S. Department of Labor, Mine Safety and Health Administration
04/19/2017 1 Likes   4686 User Views 197 Downloads
24
Fatal Accidents Alert - Two Mining Deaths Within 24 Hours
U.S. Department of Labor, Mine Safety and Health Administration
01/31/2017 8 Likes   4319 User Views 335 Downloads
25
Be Aware of Possible Danger When Cutting Multiple Wires
CH2MHill Plateau Remediation Company, Hanford Site
11/30/2016 5 Likes   4473 User Views 246 Downloads
26
Close Call Alert - Dozer Runs Over Pickup Truck
U.S. Department of Labor, Mine Safety and Health Administration
08/30/2016 3 Likes   4371 User Views 404 Downloads
27
Responding to an Overheating Lithium Ion Battery
Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory, Livermore, CA
10/27/2016 8 Likes   4366 User Views 249 Downloads
28
Serious Accident Alert - Seat Belt Save
U.S. Department of Labor, Mine Safety and Health Administration
09/28/2016 7 Likes   4248 User Views 389 Downloads
29
Construction Fatality Narrative - Worker Falls 19 Feet from Roof
Washington State Department of Labor & Industries, Olympia, WA
12/21/2016 2 Likes   4465 User Views 313 Downloads
30
Exemplary Response to Injured Tour Member
Idaho National Laboratory, Idaho Falls, ID
08/30/2016 8 Likes   4313 User Views 282 Downloads
31
Review of Newly Purchased Transformers Raises Concerns
Idaho National Laboratory, Idaho Falls, ID
04/03/2017 3 Likes   4456 User Views 282 Downloads
32
Moving HVAC Parts Pose Amputation Risk
U.S. Department of Energy, Office of Environment, Health, Safety and Security
02/10/2017 12 Likes   4160 User Views 307 Downloads
33
Unanticipated Reaction Between a Spilled Chemical and the Spill Absorbent
Brookhaven National Laboratory, Upton, NY
10/18/2016 11 Likes   4236 User Views 260 Downloads
34
Misapplication of Lock and Tag Exception puts Worker at Risk
CH2MHill Plateau Remediation Company, Hanford Site
09/12/2016 7 Likes   4311 User Views 300 Downloads
35
Excavator Overturns, Seatbelt Prevents Serious Injury
U.S. Department of Labor, Mine Safety and Health Administration
11/30/2016 4 Likes   4436 User Views 263 Downloads
36
Bomb Threat at the Engineering Research Office Building
Idaho National Laboratory, Idaho Falls, ID
10/25/2016 9 Likes   4229 User Views 316 Downloads
37
Engage The Right People, Get Accurate Information
Idaho National Laboratory, Idaho Falls, ID
04/07/2017 0 Likes   4548 User Views 265 Downloads
38
Consider Worst-case Scenario when Selecting PPE
Los Alamos National Laboratory, Los Alamos, NM
03/13/2017 4 Likes   4413 User Views 243 Downloads
39
Disassembly of Low Energy Energized Components
Idaho National Laboratory, Idaho Falls, ID
03/06/2017 3 Likes   4346 User Views 305 Downloads
40
Exploding Pumps Trigger Sciex Mass Spectrometer Alert
Center for Construction Research and Training, Silver Spring, MD
04/13/2017 4 Likes   4375 User Views 235 Downloads
41
Johnson 2000W Closes Rapidly Causing Injury
Idaho National Laboratory, Idaho Falls, ID
04/12/2017 5 Likes   4370 User Views 209 Downloads
42
Best Practice: Targeted Mentoring/Coaching
Brookhaven National Laboratory, Upton, NY
03/17/2017 4 Likes   4417 User Views 188 Downloads
43
Forest Crew Worker Electrocuted while Trying to Cut Tree Fallen on High-Voltage Power Line
Washington State Department of Labor & Industries, Olympia, WA
12/28/2016 2 Likes   4432 User Views 232 Downloads
44
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   4189 User Views 344 Downloads
45
Modified Drill Socket Causes Severe Finger Trauma
Idaho National Laboratory, Idaho Falls, ID
09/29/2016 8 Likes   4162 User Views 298 Downloads
46
Arm Injury from Fall on Walk Board
Consolidated Nuclear Security, Y12 National Security Complex, Oak Ridge, TN
09/21/2016 7 Likes   4252 User Views 232 Downloads
47
Component Not Effectively Locked
Parsons, Salt Waste Processing Facility
11/28/2016 2 Likes   4424 User Views 195 Downloads
48
Light Pole Mast Falls - The Importance of Preventive Maintenance
Mission Support Alliance, Hanford Site
01/19/2017 7 Likes   4198 User Views 268 Downloads
49
Unanticipated Alpha Levels in Sample Bag
Idaho National Laboratory, Idaho Falls, ID
12/06/2016 4 Likes   4385 User Views 171 Downloads
50
Employee Falls from Utility Pit Ladder
Consolidated Nuclear Security, Y12 National Security Complex, Oak Ridge, TN
09/20/2016 3 Likes   4315 User Views 265 Downloads