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Skytruth Alert: PA Permit Violation Issued to Penn View Exploration Inc in Salem Twp, Westmoreland County 2019-12-04

Report Details
Operator Penn View Exploration Inc
Violation Type Environmental Health & Safety
Violation Date 2019-12-04
Violation Code 78a55(i)5iG - EMERGNCY RESPONSE – Planning – Operator’s emergency response plan failed to include a summary of the risks and hazards to the public within 1/2 mile of the well site and the associated planning assumptions.
Violation ID 869951
Permit API 129-28725
Unconventional Yes
County Westmoreland
Municipality Salem Twp
Inspection Type Follow-up Inspection
Inspection Date 2019-12-04
Comments In response to an inspection conducted by WQS Witham on 10-07-2019 (2943400), a Follow up inspection is being conducted to check on the Act 9 Sign at the site entrance and to ensure that necessary paperwork is on site. The Act 9 Sign is on site, the l.. None

Violation(s)
ID: 869951 Date: 2019-12-04 Type: Environmental Health & Safety
78a55(i)5iG - EMERGNCY RESPONSE – Planning – Operator’s emergency response plan failed to include a summary of the risks and hazards to the public within 1/2 mile of the well site and the associated planning assumptions. None
ID: 869952 Date: 2019-12-04 00:00:00 Type: Environmental Health & Safety
78a55(i)5vii - EMERGNCY RESPONSE – Planning - Failure of the operator’s plan to address response actions for preparation of the access road & well site, drilling of the well, hydraulic fracturing and stimulation, production, plugging and well site res.. None
ID: 869950 Date: 2019-12-04 00:00:00 Type: Environmental Health & Safety
78a55(i)5iC - EMERGNCY RESPONSE – Planning – Operator’s emergency response plan failed to include a description of the well site personnel’s response to fire, medical emergency, explosion or similar event, spill, security breach or other security event.. None
ID: 869949 Date: 2019-12-04 00:00:00 Type: Environmental Health & Safety
78a55(i)5iB - EMERGNCY RESPONSE – Planning – Operator’s emergency response plan failed to include the emergency notification procedures that the operator shall utilize to contact emergency responders during an emergency. None
ID: 869948 Date: 2019-12-04 00:00:00 Type: Administrative
78a55(i)4ii - EMERGNCY RESPONSE – Sign - Failure of the operator to meet requirements of site entrance sign fabrication, color, size, lettering, wording, numbering, format, information and location. None
Enforcement Action(s)
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ID:43a45a75-26df-3b19-a24c-0ea025335f74
Source:http://www.depweb.state.pa.us/portal/server.pt/community/oil_and_gas_compliance_report/20299
Date:2019-12-04 00:00:00
Location:40.365386 -79.480575
Tags:PADEP, frack, violation, drilling