Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
UT-Battelle, LLC
Current Parent Company: 
UT-Battelle
Penalty: 
$131,250
Year: 
2015
Date: 
June 16, 2015
Offense Group: 
safety-related offenses
Primary Offense: 
nuclear safety violation
Violation Description: 

On June 16, 2015, the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) Office of Enterprise Assessments Office of Enforcement issued a Preliminary Notice of Violation (WEA-2015-05) to UT-Battelle, LLC, the operating contractor for DOE's Oak Ridge National Laboratory, for violations of the Department's worker safety and health program requirements (10 C.F.R. 851) relating to three events at the laboratory involving material handling and ergonomic hazards that resulted in injuries to two workers.

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: 
outsourced government services
Specific Industry of Parent: 
miscellaneous services
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Parent company note: 
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