Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Arizona Public Service Company
Current Parent Company: 
Pinnacle West Capital
Penalty: 
$55,000
Year: 
2005
Date: 
April 8, 2005
Primary Offense: 
nuclear safety violation
Violation Description: 

On April 8, 2005, a Notice of Violation and Proposed Imposition of a Civil Penalty in the amount of $50,000 was issued for a Severity Level III violation involving the licensee's failure to perform a written safety evaluation and obtain Commission approval prior to making a procedural change which resulted in a change to the facility as described in the Updated Final Safety Analysis Report that increased the probability of a malfunction of equipment important to safety previously evaluated in the safety analysis report.

Level of Government: 
federal
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
Nuclear Regulatory Commission
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
Facility State: 
Arizona
HQ Country of Parent: 
USA
HQ State of Parent: 
Arizona
Ownership Structure of Parent: 
publicly traded
Major Industry of Parent: 
utilities and power generation
Specific Industry of Parent: 
utilities
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Parent company note: 
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