Federal Contractor Misconduct Database (FCMD)

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Worker Safety and Health Violations (2009)

The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) issued a Preliminary Notice of Violation (PNOV) to Savannah River Nuclear Solutions, LLC for five violations of DOE’s worker safety and health regulations. The violations are associated with a nitric acid spill event that occurred on August 18, 2009 and an electrical arc flash injury that occurred on September 23, 2009. DOE withheld $3.08 million in contract fees (but did not impose a civil penalty) for significant failures in safety performance, including the matters associated with this enforcement action.

Misconduct Type
Enforcement Agency
Contracting Party
Court Type
Date of PNOV
Contractors Involved Penalty
Savannah River Nuclear Solutions $3,080,000
Further Information Released
DOE Press Release 11/30/2010
Preliminary Notice of Violation 11/30/2010

Federal Contractor Misconduct Database