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Planning for Decommissioning and Responding to Hazards
Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory, Livermore, CA
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Questioning Attitude Recognition Program
URS CH2M Oak Ridge, Oak Ridge, TN
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Employee Received a Corneal Abrasion While Wearing Safety Glasses with Side Shield
Thomas Jefferson National Accelerator Facility, Newport News, VA
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Lack of Zero Energy Verification Leads to Arc-flash Injury
Argonne National Laboratory, Argonne, IL
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Contractor Fatally Injured while Rappelling Within a Conditioning Tower
U.S. Department of Labor, Mine Safety and Health Administration
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Using Consumer Products for Non-Consumer Uses at DOE Facilities
CH2MHill Plateau Remediation Company, Hanford Site
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Follow-up on the Quality-Related Suspect Issue with Kobe Steel Ltd.
U.S. Department of Energy, Office of Environment, Health, Safety and Security
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Ironworker Falls 30 Feet through Skylight Roof Opening
Washington State Department of Labor & Industries, Olympia, WA
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Routine Electrical Plug and Extension Cord Use May Result in Hazards
National Renewable Energy Laboratory, Golden, CO
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Engineered Sling Protection
U.S. Department of Energy, Office of Environment, Health, Safety and Security
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Honeywell Recalls Hard Hat Due to Risk of Head Injury
Consumer Product Safety Commission, Washington, DC
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NCS Anomalous Condition - Surge Drum Pressure Instrument Isolation
Four Rivers Nuclear Partnership, Paducah, KY (FRNP)
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Fatality Alert - Truck Driver Falls from and is Run Over by Truck
U.S. Department of Labor, Mine Safety and Health Administration
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PNNL Staff Member Shoots Nail Through Hand While Building House
Pacific Northwest National Laboratory, Richland, WA
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Improving Fall Arrest Systems to Remove Potential Operator Error
Brookhaven National Laboratory, Upton, NY
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Obsolete PNNL-Built Item Found for Sale on eBay
Pacific Northwest National Laboratory, Richland, WA
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OE-944; Defective Swivel Hook taken out of service
Navarro, Nevada National Security Site (NAV)
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Benefits of Integrating Fabricator in Design Process
Washington River Protection Solutions, Hanford Site
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Verify Package Contents Prior to Shipping
Idaho National Laboratory, Idaho Falls, ID
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Process Gas Release During Deactivation Work Activities
Four Rivers Nuclear Partnership, Paducah, KY (FRNP)
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Small Electrical Arc in Junction Box
Idaho National Laboratory, Idaho Falls, ID
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Non-conforming Eyebolts Installed on LCLS-II Amplifiers
SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory, Menlo Park, CA
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Microsoft Surface Pro 3 Bulging Battery Issue
Mission Support Alliance, Hanford Site
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Panasonic Toughpad FZ-G1 Battery Pack Recall
Panasonic Corporation, Osaka, Japan
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Liquid Helium in Open Top Dewar Forms Ice Dam and Pressurizes Dewar
SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory, Menlo Park, CA
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Serious Accident - Caged Ladder Falls Striking Welder
U.S. Department of Labor, Mine Safety and Health Administration
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DOE Earned Value Management System
U.S. Department of Energy, Office of Environmental Management
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Always Inspect Gloves Before Removal
Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory, Livermore, CA
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Use of Powered Pipe Threader Hand Injury
Fluor Idaho - Idaho Cleanup Project, Idaho, Falls ID
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Elkay Recalls Water Coolers and Bottle Filling Stations Due to Shock Hazard
Consumer Product Safety Commission, Washington, DC
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Review of Operating Experience Results in Process Improvement
Idaho National Laboratory, Idaho Falls, ID
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Less Than Adequate System Walkdown Results in Chemical Spill
Idaho National Laboratory, Idaho Falls, ID
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Circuit Verification Missed Secondary Power Source
Washington River Protection Solutions, Hanford Site
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Staff Member Requires Surgery to Hand After Cutting Zip Ties with Pocket Knife
Pacific Northwest National Laboratory, Richland, WA
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Fatal Powered Haulage Accident- Truck Driver Crushed Inside Parked Truck
U.S. Department of Labor, Mine Safety and Health Administration
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Forklift Operator Crushed between Overhead Guard and Mast
Washington State Department of Labor & Industries, Olympia, WA
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Air Bag (suspension) Strikes Employees Arm Fracturing Bone
Consolidated Nuclear Security, Y12 National Security Complex, Oak Ridge, TN
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Staff Member Experiences Hearing Loss from Inconsistent Use of Hearing Protection
Pacific Northwest National Laboratory, Richland, WA
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Use of Temporary Shielding Significantly Reduces Dose
Idaho National Laboratory, Idaho Falls, ID
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Improve Logistics and Communications for All-Employee Safety Culture Surveys
Washington River Protection Solutions, Hanford Site
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Windy Days Introduce Hazards
Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory, Livermore, CA
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Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority SafeTrack Project
U.S. Department of Energy, Office of Environmental Management
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Skid Steer Loader Operator Crushed
Washington State Department of Labor & Industries, Olympia, WA
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Near Miss When Gangbox Rolls Off End of Stake-bed Truck
National Renewable Energy Laboratory, Golden, CO
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Hard Drives Soldered to Logic Boards Pose Potential Issues at Computer End-of-Life
U.S. Department of Energy, Office of Environment, Health, Safety and Security
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Unplanned Fire Sprinkler Head Activation
Consolidated Nuclear Security, Y12 National Security Complex, Oak Ridge, TN
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Unreliable Cable Terminal
Portsmouth Mission Alliance, Piketon, OH
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Fatality Alert - Haul Truck Traveled Through Berm into Icy Pond
U.S. Department of Labor, Mine Safety and Health Administration
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Consistent Oversight Key to Maintaining Rigor of Lock & Tag Program
Washington River Protection Solutions, Hanford Site
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Safety Notice Stop Use - MSA Gravity Welder Harness
Mine Safety Appliances, Cranberry Township, PA
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The Importance of Quality Assurance during Work Planning for Preventing Accidents
U.S. Department of Energy, Office of Environment, Health, Safety and Security
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PNNL Researcher Receives Minor Shock While Unplugging Equipment
Pacific Northwest National Laboratory, Richland, WA
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Slip N Slides Disguised as Lab Chairs
Wastren Advantage, Inc., Hanford/222S Laboratory
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Failure To Inspect PAPR Assembly
Idaho National Laboratory, Idaho Falls, ID
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Worker Enters Room during Low Oxygen Alarm Activation
Los Alamos National Laboratory, Los Alamos, NM
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Condition Known as 'Rock Drill' Causes Truck Tire to Rupture
CH2MHill Plateau Remediation Company, Hanford Site
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Hurricane Irma Shutdown Site Communications
Savannah River Remediation, Savannah River, SC
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Recalled Baseboard Heaters and Heater Obstructions
Idaho National Laboratory, Idaho Falls, ID
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Unrealized Requirements on Test Equipment Impacted
Bechtel National Inc., Hanford - WTP
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Secondary Events to Natural Phenomenon Hazards not Fully Analyzed
CH2MHill Plateau Remediation Company, Hanford Site
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Backhoe Window Broken while Attempting to Remove Buried Conduit
CH2MHILL B&W West Valley, LLC, West Valley, NY
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John Deere Recalls Crossover Gator Utility Vehicles Due to Crash Hazard
Consumer Product Safety Commission, Washington, DC
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DOE Operating Experience - Contact with Underground Utility Lines
U.S. Department of Energy, Office of Environment, Health, Safety and Security
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Western Gas Recalls to Inspect Propane Gas Due to Fire and Burn Hazards
Consumer Product Safety Commission, Washington, DC
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Verify Contents and Documentation Before Transporting
Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory, Livermore, CA
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Ground Prong Failure Causes Stray Voltage - Tingling Sensation (Shock)
Washington River Protection Solutions, Hanford Site
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Understand and Control for Scanning Equipment Limitations
Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory, Livermore, CA
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Westinghouse Portable Generators Recalled by MWE Investments Due to Fire Hazard
Consumer Product Safety Commission, Washington, DC
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Inadequate Material Specification Leads to an Uncontrolled Electrical Hazard
CH2MHill Plateau Remediation Company, Hanford Site
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Close Call Accident - Boom of a Pellegrini Stiff Leg Derrick Crane Failed
U.S. Department of Labor, Mine Safety and Health Administration
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Metabo Recalls Rat Tail Angle Grinders Due to Laceration Hazard
Consumer Product Safety Commission, Washington, DC
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Possible Foot Injury When Floor Vent Fails
Idaho National Laboratory, Idaho Falls, ID