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Federal Contractor Misconduct Database (FCMD)

The federal government routinely awards contracts to companies with histories of misconduct, including contract fraud and other violations. POGO believes that providing this website will help to improve contracting decisions and increase public knowledge of how the government spends billions of taxpayer dollars each year. Read more…

Radioactive Work Control Deficiencies (Sandia National Laboratories)

Incidents in August and December 1996 at the Sandia National Laboratories in New Mexico led to a Department of Energy investigation that concluded “that violations of the Occupational Radiation Protection Rule (10 CFR 835) occurred.” A Preliminary Notice of Violation (PNOV) was issued to the Sandia Corporation, a Lockheed Martin subsidiary, on August 14, 1997 and the department assessed a $56,250 civil penalty for the August violation, during which three workers were exposed to radiation.

Misconduct Type
Environment
Enforcement Agency
Energy
Contracting Party
Energy
Court Type
Administrative
Disposition
Fine
Date of PNOV
8/14/1997
Contractors Involved Penalty
Total
Lockheed Martin $56,250
Further Information Released
DOE PNOV 3/20/2007
DOE Press Release 8/30/2006

Federal Contractor Misconduct Database