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Underground Coal Mine Fatal Machinery Accident
U.S. Department of Labor, Mine Safety and Health Administration
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Servicing Forklift Results in Worker Injury
Princeton Plasma Physics Laboratory, Princeton, NJ
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Oakland East Span Bay Bridge Lessons Learned
U.S. Department of Energy, Office of Environment, Health, Safety and Security
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Fatalgram - Plant Attendant Fall
U.S. Department of Labor, Mine Safety and Health Administration
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Best Practice: Targeted Mentoring/Coaching
Brookhaven National Laboratory, Upton, NY
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Effective Training is Key to Successful Switch to New Respirator
Fluor Idaho - Idaho Cleanup Project, Idaho, Falls ID
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Technician puts Foot through Trailer Deck Board
Fluor BWXT Portsmouth, Portsmouth, OH
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Consider Worst-case Scenario when Selecting PPE
Los Alamos National Laboratory, Los Alamos, NM
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Hot Fuel Examination Facility Waste Improperly Packaged
Idaho National Laboratory, Idaho Falls, ID
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Disassembly of Low Energy Energized Components
Idaho National Laboratory, Idaho Falls, ID
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Critical Spare Parts Program Deficiencies
URS CH2M Oak Ridge, Oak Ridge, TN
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Ancillary Tasks Outside Project Scope May Delay Project Completion
Consolidated Nuclear Security, Y12 National Security Complex, Oak Ridge, TN
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Injury Prevention - Common Tools, Uncommon Injuries
CH2MHill Plateau Remediation Company, Hanford
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High cost and schedule risk when limiting competition procuring custom equipment
Consolidated Nuclear Security, Y12 National Security Complex, Oak Ridge, TN
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Foot Fracture while Assisting with Crane Lift
Thomas Jefferson National Accelerator Facility, Newport News, VA
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Quality Assurance for River Corridor Closure Contract Procurements
U.S. Department of Energy, Office of Inspector General/Audits and Inspections - DOE
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Ensure Adequate Assembly and Inspection of Scaffolding
Savannah River Remediation, Savannah River, SC
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Switchgear Station Potential Exposures to Hazardous Energy
CH2MHill Plateau Remediation Company, Hanford
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Construction Laborer Falls when Ladder Breaks
Washington State Department of Labor & Industries, Olympia, WA
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Barriers for Exposed Hazards Were Not Replaced
Idaho National Laboratory, Idaho Falls, ID
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Water Treatment Plant Project Failure
Mission Support Alliance, Hanford
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Undetected Electrical Circuit Hidden in Wooden Storage Box
Brookhaven National Laboratory, Upton, NY
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Staff Member Breaks Foot after Heavy Item Falls out of Box Stored up High
Pacific Northwest National Laboratory, Richland, WA
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Legacy LOTO Permits
Fluor Federal Services Paducah Deactivation Project, Paducah, KY
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Moving HVAC Parts Pose Amputation Risk
U.S. Department of Energy, Office of Environment, Health, Safety and Security
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OPEX Quarterly Issue 2 February 2017
SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory, Menlo Park, CA
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Cut Smoke Detector Conduit Incident
Princeton Plasma Physics Laboratory, Princeton, NJ
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Small Fire Ignites in Aerosol Generator during HEPA Filter Testing in RPL
Pacific Northwest National Laboratory, Richland, WA
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Bark Company Owner Dies After Being Crushed by Ecology Block Wall
Washington State Department of Labor & Industries, Olympia, WA
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Fatal Accidents Alert - Two Mining Deaths Within 24 Hours
U.S. Department of Labor, Mine Safety and Health Administration
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Interrupted Laptop Shutdown Can Create Heat and Fire Hazards
Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory, Livermore, CA
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Electrical Spark Observed while Cutting Carpet
Los Alamos National Laboratory, Los Alamos, NM
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Lessons Learned from Launch of New ES&H Orientation Training
SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory, Menlo Park, CA
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Crane Auxiliary Line Incident
URS CH2M Oak Ridge, Oak Ridge, TN
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OPEXSHARE 2017 System Update!
OPEXSHARE Administrator, Hanford Site, Richland WA
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Mechanic Dies After Being Crushed Under Electrical Cabinet
New Jersey Department of Health, Trenton, NJ
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SCI Components Identified in Ratchet Tie-Down Assemblies
Portsmouth Mission Alliance, Piketon, OH
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Additional Care is Needed When Using Rotary Electronic Transmission Control
Lawrence Livermore National Security, Livermore, CA
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Expired On-The-Job Trainer Qualification Results in TSR Violation
Idaho National Laboratory, Idaho Falls, ID
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Evaluating the Use of Sit to Stand Workstations
National Security Technologies, Nevada National Security Site
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Serious Accident Alert - Cushman Utility Vehicle Falls on Worker
U.S. Department of Labor, Mine Safety and Health Administration
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Grating Failure Near-Miss
Fluor Federal Services Paducah Deactivation Project, Paducah, KY
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Illegally Accessing Copyrighted Articles a Concern at PNNL
Pacific Northwest National Laboratory, Richland, WA
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DOE Operating Experience Level 3 - Avoiding-Vehicle-Accidents
U.S. Department of Energy, Office of Environment, Health, Safety and Security
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Forest Crew Worker Electrocuted while Trying to Cut Tree Fallen on High-Voltage Power Line
Washington State Department of Labor & Industries, Olympia, WA
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Staff Members Hit Moose after Leaving Job Site in Maine
Pacific Northwest National Laboratory, Richland, WA
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Construction Fatality Narrative - Worker Falls 19 Feet from Roof
Washington State Department of Labor & Industries, Olympia, WA
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MNM Serious Accident Alert - Worker Slips on Ladder
U.S. Department of Labor, Mine Safety and Health Administration
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Fall of Person Fatality - Texas Cement
U.S. Department of Labor, Mine Safety and Health Administration
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Employee Shocked while using Electrical Outlet on JLG Manlift
Thomas Jefferson National Accelerator Facility, Newport News, VA
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Exposed Wires Discovered Outside 318 Building Prove to Be Energized
Pacific Northwest National Laboratory, Richland, WA
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Lever Load Binder Fails Causing Forklift to Slide off Trailer
Consolidated Nuclear Security, Pantex Plant, Amarillo, Texas
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Brief Exposure to Pungent Odor Results in Days Away
Thomas Jefferson National Accelerator Facility, Newport News, VA
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Door Hinges, Skill of Craft, and Communication
Consolidated Nuclear Security, Oak Ridge, TN
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Take Pride in Your Ride
U.S. Department of Labor, Mine Safety and Health Administration
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Earned Value Management System Certification and Surveillance Reviews Analyses Results Update
U.S. Department of Energy, Office of Environment, Health, Safety and Security
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Cracked Glovebox Window in RPL Results from Assembly Omission
Pacific Northwest National Laboratory, Richland, WA
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Inadequately Secured Partition Wall Collapsed
CH2MHill Plateau Remediation Company, Hanford
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Unanticipated Alpha Levels in Sample Bag
Idaho National Laboratory, Idaho Falls, ID
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Be Aware of Possible Danger When Cutting Multiple Wires
CH2MHill Plateau Remediation Company, Hanford
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Excavator Overturns, Seatbelt Prevents Serious Injury
U.S. Department of Labor, Mine Safety and Health Administration
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Club Car Safety Glass Door Shatters after Swinging Open
Savannah River Nuclear Solutions, Savannah River Site
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Component Not Effectively Locked
Parsons, Salt Waste Processing Facility
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Dry Ice Improperly Shipped by Air
Oak Ridge National Laboratory, Oak Ridge, TN
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OPEX Quarterly Issue 1 November 2016
SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory, Menlo Park, CA
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Coffee Stand Owner Dies When Leak from Propane Cylinder Causes Fire
Washington State Department of Labor & Industries, Olympia, WA
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Best Practices to Prevent Structural Failures
U.S. Department of Labor, Mine Safety and Health Administration
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Kidde Recalls Combination Smoke/CO Alarms Due to Alarm Failure
Consumer Product Safety Commission, Washington, DC
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Lithonia Lighting Recalls Commercial Luminaires Due to Risk of Injury
Consumer Product Safety Commission, Washington, DC
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Serious Accident Alert - Haul Truck Accident
U.S. Department of Labor, Mine Safety and Health Administration
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Gleason Recalls Hand Trucks Due to Laceration and Injury Hazards
Consumer Product Safety Commission, Washington, DC
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Magnetic Light Bar Comes Off Top of Fleet Vehicle while Traveling on Highway
Savannah River Nuclear Solutions, Savannah River Site
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Fluorescent Light Fixture Cover Detachment Issue
Savannah River Nuclear Solutions, Savannah River Site
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Employee Injury - High-Back Chair Improper Assembly- Timeout Protocol
Savannah River Remediation, Savannah River, SC
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Failure to Verify Documentation Causes Accountability Issue With Nuclear Material
Pacific Northwest National Laboratory, Richland, WA
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Employee Inadvertently Directed to Cross Into a Contamination Area
Idaho National Laboratory, Idaho Falls, ID
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Fall from Step Stool Collapse Results in Injuries
Savannah River Remediation, Savannah River, SC
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Controller Configuration and Workstation Location Can Help Ensure Operator Safety
Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory, Livermore, CA
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Two Recent Events Serve as Reminders to Inspect Electrical Equipment Before Use
Pacific Northwest National Laboratory, Richland, WA
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Responding to an Overheating Lithium Ion Battery
Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory, Livermore, CA