Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Battelle Energy Alliance
Current Parent Company: 
Battelle
Penalty: 
$600,000
Year: 
2012
Date: 
October 4, 2012
Primary Offense: 
nuclear safety violation
Violation Description: 

On October 4, 2012, the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) Office of Health, Safety and Security's Office of Enforcement and Oversight issued a Preliminary Notice of Violation to Battelle Energy Alliance, LLC for violations of 10 C.F.R. Parts 830 and 835 associated with an August 30, 2011, elevated radiation extremity dose at the Hot Fuel Examination Facility, and a November 8, 2011, plutonium contamination event at the Zero Power Physics Reactor Facility at DOE's Idaho National Laboratory.

Level of Government: 
federal
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
Energy Department Office of Enforcement
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
HQ Country of Parent: 
USA
HQ State of Parent: 
Ohio
Ownership Structure of Parent: 
non-profit
Major Industry of Parent: 
miscellaneous services
Specific Industry of Parent: 
research services
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Parent company note: 
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