Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Mariner Energy Resources
Penalty: 
$40,000
Year: 
2013
Date: 
October 1, 2013
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, it was discovered that the operator failed to follow internal Smoking Policy and Stop Work Authority Policy during operation to replace Navigational Aid (NAV) batteries and troubleshoot NAV Aid to verify the proper light sequence. Apache failed to adhere to safety policies and perform all operations in a safe and workmanlike manner while conducting these operations. October 12, 2012

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