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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
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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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ARMAG Unit Installation in Support of Firing Site Upgrades
Los Alamos National Laboratory, Los Alamos, NM
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Innovative Collapsible Airlock Installation Challenges
Los Alamos National Laboratory, Los Alamos, NM
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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
12
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 (SRNS)
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Sharps and Latent Shards, Learning from Past Events
Los Alamos National Laboratory, Los Alamos, NM
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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
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Electronics with Bluetooth and Wi-Fi Capabilities Discovered in Limited Areas
Pacific Northwest National Laboratory, Richland, WA
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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
32
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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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
39
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)
41
Disaster Recovery Performance Test Proficiency
Four Rivers Nuclear Partnership, Paducah, KY (FRNP)
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Simple Lockout/Tagout Installed on Wrong Breaker
Idaho National Laboratory, Idaho Falls, ID
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DOE Operating Experience Summary: Hurricane Preparedness
U.S. Department of Energy, Office of Environment, Health, Safety and Security
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Incidents Reveal Gaps in Construction Project Lifecycle Management
SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory, Menlo Park, CA
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Improve Consistency of PPE Requirements to Improve Consistency of PPE Use
Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory, Livermore, CA
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Threaded Collar on JLG Control Joystick Found to be Cracked
Princeton Plasma Physics Laboratory, Princeton, NJ
48
Over-Pressurized Drums: Their Causes and Mitigation
Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory, Livermore, CA
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Serious Accident Alert - Worker Contacts 4,160 Volts Troubleshooting Control Center
U.S. Department of Labor, Mine Safety and Health Administration
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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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Restoration Actions - A Critical Consideration for Upgrade Requirements and Testing
Washington River Protection Solutions, Hanford Site (WRPS)
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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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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 (WRPS)
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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 (WRPS)
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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