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Fatality Alert - Fitting Ejected from 500-ton Hydraulic Jack Killing Worker
U.S. Department of Labor, Mine Safety and Health Administration
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Fatality Alert - Wrench Slips Off Causing Fatal Fall
U.S. Department of Labor, Mine Safety and Health Administration
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Material Handling Events
Idaho National Laboratory, Idaho Falls, ID
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Hose Not Mechanically Secured during Blow-Down Strikes Worker
CH2MHill Plateau Remediation Company, Hanford Site (CHPRC)
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Visual Verification Finds Non-compliant Waste
CH2MHill Plateau Remediation Company, Hanford Site (CHPRC)
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DeWALT Recalls Drills Due to Shock Hazard
Consumer Product Safety Commission, Washington, DC
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Delta Electronics Recalls Solar Inverters Due to Fire and Impact Hazards
Consumer Product Safety Commission, Washington, DC
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Harbor Freight Tools Recalls Propane Torches Due to Burn Hazard
Consumer Product Safety Commission, Washington, DC
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Rocks Thrown From the Tires of Rolling Stock
CH2MHill Plateau Remediation Company, Hanford Site (CHPRC)
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Lack of Guardrails Results in Injury on the ATR Canal
Idaho National Laboratory, Idaho Falls, ID
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Shearwater Recalls Diving Transmitters Due to Drowning Hazard
Consumer Product Safety Commission, Washington, DC
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Pre-signing Documents
Brookhaven National Laboratory, Upton, NY
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Inadequate Waste Evaluation for Silver Coated Canister Seals
CH2MHill Plateau Remediation Company, Hanford Site (CHPRC)
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Unexpected Crane Movement with an Attached Load
Idaho National Laboratory, Idaho Falls, ID
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Don't Go There, Especially in Wet Weather
Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory, Livermore, CA
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Electrical Spark While Painting Crane Rail Enclosure
Brookhaven National Laboratory, Upton, NY
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Ungrounded Short Discovery in Process Technology HTX Series Heater
CH2MHill Plateau Remediation Company, Hanford Site (CHPRC)
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Employee Injured Operating a Handheld Drill
Idaho National Laboratory, Idaho Falls, ID
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Supervisor Dies When Struck by Falling Clothing Bales
Washington State Department of Labor & Industries, Olympia, WA
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Laser Engineered Net Shaping Tool Filter Fire
Sandia National Laboratories, Albuquerque, NM (SNL)
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Lessons Learned from the Rainier Mesa External Peer Review
Navarro, Nevada National Security Site (NAV)
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Improved Safety in Electrical Engineering Designs
Los Alamos National Laboratory, Los Alamos, NM (LANL)
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Space Heater Use Safety Updates
Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory, Livermore, CA
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Bomb Threat Emails
Department of Homeland Security, Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency
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Suspect/Counterfeit AC/DC Adapters
Sandia National Laboratories, Albuquerque, NM (SNL)
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Communication Issues Following Personnel Contamination at an Offsite Work Location
CH2MHill Plateau Remediation Company, Hanford Site (CHPRC)
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Deeper Dive Detects Suspect Hardware
Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory, Livermore, CA
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Retractable Wall Stanchions - When Cones just Won't Work
Thomas Jefferson National Accelerator Facility, Newport News, VA
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Hearing Protection with Communication Capabilities
Los Alamos National Laboratory, Los Alamos, NM (LANL)
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Documented and Defensible: The Extraordinary Value of Quality in High-Consequence Projects
Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (Richland WA), Richland, WA (PNNL)
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Modesty Clothing Contamination Due To Wicking
Idaho National Laboratory, Idaho Falls, ID
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Personal Protective Equipment Seam Failure While On Supplied Air
Idaho National Laboratory, Idaho Falls, ID
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Virtual Reality Mobile Crane Simulator
Los Alamos National Laboratory, Los Alamos, NM (LANL)
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Loads Must be Properly Secured During Transport
Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory, Livermore, CA
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First Aid Injury Highlights the Importance of Hierarchy of Controls
Savannah River Remediation, Savannah River, SC
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Innovative Solution for Securing Smaller Gas Bottles
Thomas Jefferson National Accelerator Facility, Newport News, VA
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Laborer Severely Injured in Fall from Scissor Lift
Washington State Department of Labor & Industries, Olympia, WA
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Mechanics Design Machine Guard to Protect Themselves during Fire Pump Adjustments
Los Alamos National Laboratory, Los Alamos, NM (LANL)
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Subcontract Employee Engaged Fall Protection
Idaho National Laboratory, Idaho Falls, ID
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Failures of Lapel Samplers from SKC Model XR5000
CH2MHill Plateau Remediation Company, Hanford Site (CHPRC)
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DOE Operating Experience Summary - Failures to Follow Prescribed Hazardous Electrical Energy Control Processes
U.S. Department of Energy, Office of Environment, Health, Safety and Security
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In Situ Decommissioning
U.S. Department of Energy, Office of Environment, Health, Safety and Security
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Lapse in Personnel Safety Planning during Contamination Control Activities
Consolidated Nuclear Security, Pantex Plant, Amarillo, Texas
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Robots Play Key Role in Savannah River Site Liquid Waste Mission
Savannah River Remediation, Savannah River, SC
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Critical Lift Program and Implementation - Change Management
Savannah River Remediation, Savannah River, SC
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Poor Communication Leads to a Contaminated Item Taken Off Site
CH2MHill Plateau Remediation Company, Hanford Site (CHPRC)
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Bulging Hazardous Waste Drum Discovered in Waste Area
Los Alamos National Laboratory, Los Alamos, NM (LANL)
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Cooling System Sizing for Foundry Upgrades
Los Alamos National Laboratory, Los Alamos, NM (LANL)
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Staff Member Receives Concussion After Being Hit by Item Stored on Top Shelf
Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (Richland WA), Richland, WA (PNNL)
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Demolition of a Mercury Contaminated Facility
URS CH2M Oak Ridge, Oak Ridge, TN
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Failures of SKC Lapel Sampler Model 224
CH2MHill Plateau Remediation Company, Hanford Site (CHPRC)
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Extension Cord Concerns and Cautions
Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory, Livermore, CA
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Not All Valve Regulated Lead Acid Batteries Are Equal
Mission Support Alliance, Hanford Site
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Foreign National Assigned IT Work for Internal Website Containing Potentially Sensitive Security Information
Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (Richland WA), Richland, WA (PNNL)
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ARMAG Unit Installation in Support of Firing Site Upgrades
Los Alamos National Laboratory, Los Alamos, NM (LANL)
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Innovative Collapsible Airlock Installation Challenges
Los Alamos National Laboratory, Los Alamos, NM (LANL)
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Koehler-Bright Star Recalls Flashlights Due to Explosion Hazard
Consumer Product Safety Commission, Washington, DC
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Electrical Cord Cut during Equipment Removal Activities
Oak Ridge National Laboratory, Oak Ridge, TN
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Gaskets for High-Density Polyethylene Flanges
U.S. Department of Energy, Office of Environment, Health, Safety and Security
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Multiple Factors Influence Less Than Adequate Response to Fire
Consolidated Nuclear Security, Pantex Plant, Amarillo, Texas
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Planning for Lab Splashes and Spills
Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory, Livermore, CA
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Electrical Conduit Breached During Core Drilling
Idaho National Laboratory, Idaho Falls, ID
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Exertional Heat Illnesses During Security Protective Officer Training Competition
U.S. Department of Energy, Environment, Safety and Health - DOE
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Cold Reality - An Overlooked Dry Ice Danger Can be Fatal
Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory, Livermore, CA
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Straight knives must be Kept in Sheaths
Savannah River Nuclear Solutions, Savannah River Site
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Sharps and Latent Shards, Learning from Past Events
Los Alamos National Laboratory, Los Alamos, NM (LANL)
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Electrician Inadvertently Trips Breaker while Explaining Racking Procedure during Walkdown
Washington River Protection Solutions, Hanford Site (WRPS)
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Control of Documents and Records
URS CH2M Oak Ridge, Oak Ridge, TN
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Work on Some Aluminum Products Can Result in Potential Beryllium Exposure
Washington River Protection Solutions, Hanford Site (WRPS)
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Non-Routine Work Activity Leads to Injury Requiring Surgical Repair
Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (Richland WA), Richland, WA (PNNL)
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Electronics with Bluetooth and Wi-Fi Capabilities Discovered in Limited Areas
Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (Richland WA), Richland, WA (PNNL)
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Worker Sustains Cryogen Burn while Using a Liquid Nitrogen Fill Station
Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, Berkeley, CA
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Trucking Supervisor Crushed between Two Dump Trailers
Washington State Department of Labor & Industries, Olympia, WA
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Mishandling Radioactive Sources and Samples
U.S. Department of Energy, Office of Environment, Health, Safety and Security
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Lessons Learned from Applying Caps to Contracts
U.S. Department of Energy, Office of Environmental Management
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Horizontal Direction Drilling
Sandia National Laboratories, Albuquerque, NM (SNL)
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Loss of Operator Control Station Control
Idaho National Laboratory, Idaho Falls, ID
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Warehouse Worker Crushed by Forks of Laser Guided Vehicle
Washington State, Department of Labor & Industries-Olympia WA
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Previous Success Leads to Decisions that Resulted in Spread of Radiological Contamination
CH2MHill Plateau Remediation Company, Hanford Site (CHPRC)
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Fatigue: Effects on Safe Work Performance and Health
U.S. Department of Energy, Office of Environment, Health, Safety and Security
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SCI Update - June 2018
U.S. Department of Energy, Office of Environment, Health, Safety and Security
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Loss of Cotter Pin Leads to Emergency Brake Use
Sandia National Laboratories, Albuquerque, NM (SNL)
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Differing Levels of Worker Experience and Handling Highly Contaminated Materials
Washington River Protection Solutions, Hanford Site (WRPS)
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Disaster Recovery Performance Test Proficiency
Four Rivers Nuclear Partnership, Paducah, KY (FRNP)