Browns Ferry supervisor fails for-cause fitness for duty test

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Power Reactor Event Number: 48419
Facility: BROWNS FERRY
Region: 2 State: AL
Unit: [1] [2] [3]
RX Type: [1] GE-4,[2] GE-4,[3] GE-4
NRC Notified By: ERIC STEELE
HQ OPS Officer: MARK ABRAMOVITZ
Notification Date: 10/18/2012
Notification Time: 13:34 [ET]
Event Date: 10/17/2012
Event Time: 14:50 [CDT]
Last Update Date: 10/18/2012
Emergency Class: NON EMERGENCY
10 CFR Section:
26.719 – FITNESS FOR DUTY
Person (Organization):
DANIEL RICH (R2DO)
Unit SCRAM Code RX CRIT Initial PWR Initial RX Mode Current PWR Current RX Mode
1 N Y 100 Power Operation 100 Power Operation
2 N Y 100 Power Operation 100 Power Operation
3 N Y 100 Power Operation 100 Power Operation
CONFIRMED POSITIVE FITNESS FOR DUTY TEST

A non-licensed contract supervisor had a confirmed positive for alcohol during a for-cause fitness-for-duty test. The contractor’s access to the plant has been suspended. Contact the Headquarters Operations Officer for additional details.

The NRC Resident Inspector has been notified.

Source: NRC Event Notifications

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