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Screen Items Before Placing into Hammermill Bag
Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory, Livermore, CA
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Energized Legacy Edison Circuit Identified During Lockout/Tagout
Idaho National Laboratory, Idaho Falls, ID
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Tingling Felt by Worker Due to Less Than Adequate Grounding
CH2MHill Plateau Remediation Company, Hanford Site
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Uninterruptible Power Supply Arc Event
Savannah River Remediation, Savannah River, SC
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Electric Shock Drowning - Unknown Danger Lurking in the Water
Electric Power Research Institute, Palo Alto, CA
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Lessons Learned from Loss of Trailer Tire
URS CH2M Oak Ridge, Oak Ridge, TN
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Alternative Method for Switchgear Replacement Discovered
Idaho National Laboratory, Idaho Falls, ID
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Reporting Injuries
Oak Ridge National Laboratory, Oak Ridge, TN
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Carpenter Falls 60 Feet from Bridge Concrete Form
Washington State Department of Labor & Industries, Olympia, WA
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Driving an Off-road Shortcut Leads to Personnel Injuries
CH2MHill Plateau Remediation Company, Hanford Site
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May is Electrical Safety Month
Energy Facility Contractors Group, EFCOG
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Pay Attention To Equipment That "Just Doesn't Feel Right"
Idaho National Laboratory, Idaho Falls, ID
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Serious Accident - Miner Buried in Hopper
U.S. Department of Labor, Mine Safety and Health Administration
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Uncontrolled Design Results in Heat Detectors Installed in Unapproved Location
CH2MHill Plateau Remediation Company, Hanford Site
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Lessons Learned from 7930 Dropped Waste Container
Oak Ridge National Laboratory, Oak Ridge, TN
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Lessons Learned from Cut Energized 120-VAC Electrical Wire
Oak Ridge National Laboratory, Oak Ridge, TN
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Deterioration of Steps and Landings
Mission Support Alliance, Hanford Site
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Check Cords Before Disconnecting and Connecting
Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory, Livermore, CA
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Safety Culture Video Implementation Best Practices
Washington River Protection Solutions, Hanford Site
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Staple Found in Waste Drum Prior to Offsite Shipment
Savannah River Nuclear Solutions, Savannah River Site
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Laceration to Hand while Washing Glass Container
Savannah River Nuclear Solutions, Savannah River National Laboratory
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Employee Injured During Post Driving Activity
Savannah River Nuclear Solutions, Savannah River Site
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Fatalgram - Construction Sand & Gravel, Bonito Pit
U.S. Department of Labor, Mine Safety and Health Administration
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Kobelco Crane Swing Lock Pin Damages Base Plate
Savannah River Nuclear Solutions, Savannah River Site
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Unauthorized Modification to Respiratory Equipment
Savannah River Nuclear Solutions, Savannah River Site
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Southern Nuclear Company Vogtle Unit 2 Outage
U.S. Department of Energy, Office of Environmental Management
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Facilities Driver Struck Co-worker while Backing-up Truck
Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, Berkeley, CA
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Foreman Seriously Injured by Falling Roof Rock
U.S. Department of Labor, Mine Safety and Health Administration
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Custodian Cuts Hand Cleaning Blind Reach Area
Idaho National Laboratory, Idaho Falls, ID
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Lockout Tagout Near Miss at The Advanced Test Reactor
Idaho National Laboratory, Idaho Falls, ID
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Fatal Explosion of Gas, Underground Coal Mine
U.S. Department of Labor, Mine Safety and Health Administration
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Best Practices for Toxic Gas Delivery Systems
Oak Ridge National Laboratory, Oak Ridge, TN
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Hazardous Waste Placed in Municipal Trash
Wastren Advantage, Inc., Hanford/222S Laboratory
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Use Configuration Management to Keep Multiple-contributor Efforts on Same Page
Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory, Livermore, CA
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Exploding Pumps Trigger Sciex Mass Spectrometer Alert
Center for Construction Research and Training, Silver Spring, MD
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Johnson 2000W Closes Rapidly Causing Injury
Idaho National Laboratory, Idaho Falls, ID
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Unexpected Release of Plate During Hoisting and Rigging Evolution
Idaho National Laboratory, Idaho Falls, ID
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Fatalgram - Truck Driver Engulfed by Sand
U.S. Department of Labor, Mine Safety and Health Administration
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Remove Components from Computer Server Racks Prior to Movement
Argonne National Laboratory, Argonne, IL
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Engage The Right People, Get Accurate Information
Idaho National Laboratory, Idaho Falls, ID
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Review of Newly Purchased Transformers Raises Concerns
Idaho National Laboratory, Idaho Falls, ID
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Close Call Alert - Tractor Trailer Contacted Overhead Wire
U.S. Department of Labor, Mine Safety and Health Administration
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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 Site
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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 Site
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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 Site
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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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