Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Pacific Operators Offshore, LLC
Penalty: 
$30,000
Year: 
2011
Date: 
May 18, 2011
Offense Group: 
environment-related offenses
Primary Offense: 
environmental violation
Secondary Offense: 
offshore drilling violation
Violation Description: 

During an inspection, it was discovered that employees were working at the end of a door pulling hoses up from the drill deck 15' below. The door did not have a hand rail or a chain to prevent personnel from falling to the drill deck below and they were not wearing fall protection. Also, on the drill deck, an existing chain was not in its proper position to present a barrier to alert workers of a fall hazard.

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