Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
EPL Oil and Gas, Inc.
Penalty: 
$37,000
Year: 
2014
Date: 
November 13, 2014
Offense Group: 
environment-related offenses
Primary Offense: 
environmental violation
Secondary Offense: 
offshore drilling violation
Violation Description: 

During the course of a BSEE investigation into an incident with injury, the investigators discovered that an employee was injured while preparing the Texas Deck to install the pollution pan around the BOP on the drilling rig. The section of grating was not secured at the time of the incident.

Level of Government: 
federal
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
Bureau of Safety and Environmental Enforcement
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
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