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   7350 User Views 948 Downloads
2
OPEX Quarterly Issue 1 November 2016
SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory, Menlo Park, CA
11/22/2016 6 Likes   8108 User Views 302 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 15 Likes   7226 User Views 281 Downloads
4
Electric Shock Drowning - Unknown Danger Lurking in the Water
Electric Power Research Institute, Palo Alto, CA
05/23/2017 10 Likes   6592 User Views 627 Downloads
5
Mechanic Dies After Being Crushed Under Electrical Cabinet
New Jersey Department of Health, Trenton, NJ
01/16/2017 14 Likes   6235 User Views 390 Downloads
6
OPEX Quarterly Issue 2 February 2017
SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory, Menlo Park, CA
02/08/2017 2 Likes   6618 User Views 195 Downloads
7
Coffee Stand Owner Dies When Leak from Propane Cylinder Causes Fire
Washington State Department of Labor & Industries, Olympia, WA
11/22/2016 3 Likes   6212 User Views 526 Downloads
8
Operator Fractured Cheekbone Performing Routine Operational Check
Fluor BWXT Portsmouth, Portsmouth, OH
04/12/2017 3 Likes   6294 User Views 430 Downloads
9
Fatalgram - Plant Attendant Fall
U.S. Department of Labor, Mine Safety and Health Administration
03/20/2017 7 Likes   5927 User Views 448 Downloads
10
Hazardous Waste Placed in Municipal Trash
Wastren Advantage, Inc., Hanford/222S Laboratory
04/17/2017 8 Likes   6001 User Views 309 Downloads
11
DOE Operating Experience Level 3 - Avoiding-Vehicle-Accidents
U.S. Department of Energy, Office of Environment, Health, Safety and Security
01/04/2017 9 Likes   5813 User Views 409 Downloads
12
Radiological Control Equipment and Sealed Source Stolen From Vehicle
Idaho National Laboratory, Idaho Falls, ID
04/05/2017 5 Likes   5886 User Views 441 Downloads
13
Injury Prevention - Common Tools, Uncommon Injuries
CH2MHill Plateau Remediation Company, Hanford Site
02/28/2017 7 Likes   5746 User Views 276 Downloads
14
Fatalgram - Truck Driver Engulfed by Sand
U.S. Department of Labor, Mine Safety and Health Administration
04/11/2017 2 Likes   5750 User Views 382 Downloads
15
Fall of Person Fatality - Texas Cement
U.S. Department of Labor, Mine Safety and Health Administration
12/19/2016 5 Likes   5676 User Views 335 Downloads
16
Explosion in University of Hawaii Lab Seriously Injures Post-Doctoral Researcher
Pacific Northwest National Laboratory, Richland, WA
03/29/2017 6 Likes   5582 User Views 312 Downloads
17
Construction Laborer Falls when Ladder Breaks
Washington State Department of Labor & Industries, Olympia, WA
02/15/2017 8 Likes   5416 User Views 381 Downloads
18
Interrupted Laptop Shutdown Can Create Heat and Fire Hazards
Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory, Livermore, CA
01/30/2017 11 Likes   5440 User Views 261 Downloads
19
Serious Accident Alert - Cushman Utility Vehicle Falls on Worker
U.S. Department of Labor, Mine Safety and Health Administration
01/09/2017 1 Likes   5650 User Views 326 Downloads
20
Fatal Explosion of Gas, Underground Coal Mine
U.S. Department of Labor, Mine Safety and Health Administration
04/19/2017 1 Likes   5703 User Views 209 Downloads
21
Fatal Accidents Alert - Two Mining Deaths Within 24 Hours
U.S. Department of Labor, Mine Safety and Health Administration
01/31/2017 8 Likes   5351 User Views 337 Downloads
22
Responding to an Overheating Lithium Ion Battery
Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory, Livermore, CA
10/27/2016 8 Likes   5428 User Views 253 Downloads
23
Moving HVAC Parts Pose Amputation Risk
U.S. Department of Energy, Office of Environment, Health, Safety and Security
02/10/2017 12 Likes   5230 User Views 326 Downloads
24
Be Aware of Possible Danger When Cutting Multiple Wires
CH2MHill Plateau Remediation Company, Hanford Site
11/30/2016 5 Likes   5492 User Views 252 Downloads
25
Construction Fatality Narrative - Worker Falls 19 Feet from Roof
Washington State Department of Labor & Industries, Olympia, WA
12/21/2016 2 Likes   5475 User Views 317 Downloads
26
Bomb Threat at the Engineering Research Office Building
Idaho National Laboratory, Idaho Falls, ID
10/25/2016 9 Likes   5258 User Views 320 Downloads
27
Engage The Right People, Get Accurate Information
Idaho National Laboratory, Idaho Falls, ID
04/07/2017 0 Likes   5557 User Views 273 Downloads
28
Excavator Overturns, Seatbelt Prevents Serious Injury
U.S. Department of Labor, Mine Safety and Health Administration
11/30/2016 4 Likes   5436 User Views 271 Downloads
29
Review of Newly Purchased Transformers Raises Concerns
Idaho National Laboratory, Idaho Falls, ID
04/03/2017 3 Likes   5449 User Views 282 Downloads
30
Consider Worst-case Scenario when Selecting PPE
Los Alamos National Laboratory, Los Alamos, NM
03/13/2017 4 Likes   5434 User Views 253 Downloads
31
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   5496 User Views 233 Downloads
32
Exploding Pumps Trigger Sciex Mass Spectrometer Alert
Center for Construction Research and Training, Silver Spring, MD
04/13/2017 4 Likes   5417 User Views 236 Downloads
33
Best Practice: Targeted Mentoring/Coaching
Brookhaven National Laboratory, Upton, NY
03/17/2017 4 Likes   5458 User Views 192 Downloads
34
Disassembly of Low Energy Energized Components
Idaho National Laboratory, Idaho Falls, ID
03/06/2017 3 Likes   5357 User Views 311 Downloads
35
Johnson 2000W Closes Rapidly Causing Injury
Idaho National Laboratory, Idaho Falls, ID
04/12/2017 5 Likes   5357 User Views 209 Downloads
36
Unanticipated Alpha Levels in Sample Bag
Idaho National Laboratory, Idaho Falls, ID
12/06/2016 4 Likes   5417 User Views 172 Downloads
37
Component Not Effectively Locked
Parsons, Salt Waste Processing Facility
11/28/2016 2 Likes   5423 User Views 195 Downloads
38
Light Pole Mast Falls - The Importance of Preventive Maintenance
Mission Support Alliance, Hanford Site
01/19/2017 7 Likes   5192 User Views 269 Downloads
39
Close Call Alert - Tractor Trailer Contacted Overhead Wire
U.S. Department of Labor, Mine Safety and Health Administration
04/03/2017 2 Likes   5368 User Views 228 Downloads
40
Miner Falls from Ladder, Impaled by Pry Bar
U.S. Department of Labor, Mine Safety and Health Administration
05/26/2017 3 Likes   5136 User Views 392 Downloads
41
Take Pride in Your Ride
U.S. Department of Labor, Mine Safety and Health Administration
12/13/2016 1 Likes   5310 User Views 246 Downloads
42
Do Not Drowse and Drive
Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory, Livermore, CA
06/15/2017 4 Likes   5139 User Views 316 Downloads
43
Ballistic Release of a JPL Pump Component
National Aeronautics and Space Administration, Kennedy Space Center, Cape Canaveral FL
06/01/2017 4 Likes   5034 User Views 370 Downloads
44
Use of a Specialty Heavy Lifting Alternative Avoiding Having to Execute a Critical Lift
Consolidated Nuclear Security, Oak Ridge, TN
12/08/2016 3 Likes   5177 User Views 228 Downloads
45
Reporting Injuries
Oak Ridge National Laboratory, Oak Ridge, TN (ORNL)
05/17/2017 4 Likes   5111 User Views 235 Downloads
46
Technician puts Foot through Trailer Deck Board
Fluor BWXT Portsmouth, Portsmouth, OH
03/14/2017 1 Likes   5257 User Views 178 Downloads
47
Serious Accident Alert - Haul Truck Accident
U.S. Department of Labor, Mine Safety and Health Administration
11/09/2016 4 Likes   5045 User Views 271 Downloads
48
Improving the Safety Culture through Effective Communication and Dialogue
Brookhaven National Laboratory, Upton, NY
04/21/2017 5 Likes   5080 User Views 185 Downloads
49
Additional Care is Needed When Using Rotary Electronic Transmission Control
Lawrence Livermore National Security, Livermore, CA
01/12/2017 4 Likes   5079 User Views 212 Downloads
50
Underground Coal Mine Fatal Machinery Accident
U.S. Department of Labor, Mine Safety and Health Administration
03/29/2017 0 Likes   5213 User Views 183 Downloads