Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Samson Countour Energy E&P, LLC
Penalty: 
$10,000
Year: 
2010
Date: 
September 10, 2010
Offense Group: 
environment-related offenses
Primary Offense: 
environmental violation
Secondary Offense: 
offshore drilling violation
Violation Description: 

During an inspection, it was revealed that the cables used as a temporary barricade for open holes in the grating around two wells were loose and deemed ineffective for preventing personnel access into the hazardous area. The inspection also revealed that the wellheads were not secure.

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