Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
UT-Battelle, LLC
Current Parent Company: 
UT-Battelle
Penalty: 
$112,500
Year: 
2015
Date: 
May 14, 2015
Offense Group: 
safety-related offenses
Primary Offense: 
nuclear safety violation
Violation Description: 

On May 14, 2015, the U.S. Department of Energy's (DOE) Office of Enforcement issued a Consent Order (NCO-2015-01) to UT-Battelle, LLC, for deficiencies associated with an airborne radiation release and radiological uptake by workers that occurred during size reduction and repackaging of highly enriched uranium materials at DOE's Oak Ridge National Laboratory. The contractor agreed to the Consent Order.

Level of Government: 
federal
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
Energy Department Office of Enforcement
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
HQ Country of Parent: 
USA
HQ State of Parent: 
Tennessee
Ownership Structure of Parent: 
joint venture (owned 50-50 by Battelle and the University of Tennessee)
Major Industry of Parent: 
miscellaneous services
Specific Industry of Parent: 
outsourced government services
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Parent company note: 
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