Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Dominion Energy Kewaunee, Inc.
Current Parent Company: 
Dominion Energy
Penalty: 
$70,000
Year: 
2013
Date: 
April 30, 2013
Offense Group: 
safety-related offenses
Primary Offense: 
nuclear safety violation
Violation Description: 

On April 30, 2013, the NRC issued a Notice of Violation to Dominion Energy Kewaunee, Inc. (licensee) for a Severity Level III problem with a proposed civil penalty of $70,000, and a White Significance Determination Process finding for an associated performance deficiency. The violations were based on the licensee's failure to follow License Condition 2.C.(3), "Fire Protection" and 10 CFR 50.9(a), "Completeness and Accuracy of Information." Specifically, from at least August 19, 2009 to December 20, 2011, a Kewaunee fire brigade trainer willfully failed to conduct announced fire drills in accordance with the Kewaunee license condition and implementing procedure and falsified fire drill evaluation/critique forms.

Level of Government: 
federal
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
Nuclear Regulatory Commission
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
HQ Country of Parent: 
USA
HQ State of Parent: 
Virginia
Ownership Structure of Parent: 
publicly traded
Major Industry of Parent: 
utilities and power generation
Specific Industry of Parent: 
utilities
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Parent company note: 
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