Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Chevron U.S.A. Inc.
Current Parent Company: 
Chevron
Penalty: 
$350,000
Year: 
2015
Date: 
April 27, 2015
Primary Offense: 
environmental violation
Secondary Offense: 
offshore drilling violation
Violation Description: 

During the course of a BSEE inspection, it was discovered that the a section of handrail on the waiting deck under the heliport not secured. The socket sleeve for securing the handrail had been removed. The unsecured handrail caused a threat, which would have allowed a person to fall 40 feet to the next deck below.

Level of Government: 
federal
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
Bureau of Safety and Environmental Enforcement
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
HQ Country of Parent: 
USA
HQ State of Parent: 
California
Ownership Structure of Parent: 
publicly traded
Major Industry of Parent: 
oil and gas
Specific Industry of Parent: 
oil & gas
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Parent company note: 
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