Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
American Radiolabeled Chemicals, Inc.
Penalty: 
$6,500
Year: 
2008
Date: 
July 22, 2008
Offense Group: 
safety-related offenses
Primary Offense: 
nuclear safety violation
Violation Description: 

On July 22, 2008, a Notice of Violation and Proposed Imposition of Civil Penalty in the amount of $6500 was issued for a Severity Level III problem. The violation involved multiple examples of failure to adhere to license commitments and regulations. Specifically, between January 22 and March 14, 2008, the licensee failed to: (1) secure from unauthorized removal or limit access to licensed material in an aggregate quantity greater than 1000 times Appendix C to 10 CFR Part 20 limits; (2) comply with license commitments related to management oversight of the radiation protection program, including a failure to conduct monthly meetings of the Radiation Safety Committee and a failure to implement timely and adequate corrective actions for issues identified during annual program reviews; (3) comply with license commitments related to radiological surveys; and (4) perform and document required investigations of contamination found in controlled and unrestricted areas.

Level of Government: 
federal
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
Nuclear Regulatory Commission
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
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