Federal Contractor Misconduct Database (FCMD)

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Security Lapses at Peach Bottom Atomic Power Station

Exelon Nuclear terminated Wackenhut Nuclear Security’s contract to manage security forces at the Peach Bottom Atomic Power Station in York County, PA after an internal investigation into Wackenhut security officers sleeping or otherwise being inattentive at the station. Videos showed security officers nodding off or sleeping in a “ready room,” which is not allowed at any time. A ready room is an assembly room that is sometimes used as a break room.

Misconduct Type
Poor Contract Performance
Enforcement Agency
Contracting Party
Court Type
Investigative Finding
Date of Announcement of Contract Termination
Contractors Involved Penalty
G4S PLC $0
Further Information Released
Exelon Press Release 9/24/2007
Wackenhut Press Release 9/24/2007

Federal Contractor Misconduct Database