USDOL/OALJ Reporter: Whistleblower Decisions, 2003 to Present
PIPELINE SAFETY IMPROVEMENT ACT OF 2002, 49 U.S.C. § 60129 (PSI)

2003-PSI-1 Saban v. Morrison Knudsen

  • Decision & Order of Dismissal (ALJ July 25, 2003) (Daniel J. Roketenetz) HTML
  • Final Decision & Order (ARB Mar. 30, 2005) PDF
  • Order Denying Reconsideration (ARB May 17, 2006) PDF
  • Saban v. USDOL , No. 06-2837 (7th Cir. Dec. 4, 2007) PDF | HTM
  • Saban v. USDOL , 554 U.S. 915, 128 S.Ct. 2985, 171 L.Ed.2d 883 (June 23, 2008) (motion to file petition for writ of certiorari out of time denied)

2005-PSI-1 Miller v. Alyeska Pipeline Service Co.

  • Order Approving Settlement (ALJ June 24, 2005) (Gerald M. Etchingham) PDF

2006-PSI-1 Rocha v. AHR Utility Corp. and South Shore Utility Contractors, Inc.

  • Decision & Order (ALJ July 25, 2007) (Jeffrey Tureck) PDF
  • [consolidated with 2006-PSI-2, 3 and 4]
  • Final Decision & Order (ARB June 23, 2009) PDF | HTML

2006-PSI-2 Rocha v. AHR Utility Corp. and South Shore Utility Contractors, Inc.

  • [consolidated with 2006-PSI-1, 3 and 4]
  • see 2006-PSI-1 for Decision and Order

2006-PSI-3 Rocha v. Southern Union Co., d/b/a New England Gas Co.

  • [consolidated with 2006-PSI-1, 2, and 4]
  • see 2006-PSI-1 for Decision and Order

2006-PSI-4 Rocha v. Southern Union Co., d/b/a New England Gas Co.

  • [consolidated with 2006-PSI-1, 2, and 3]
  • see 2006-PSI-1 for Decision and Order

See also Leak v. Dominion Resources Services, Inc. , 2006-SOX-12 which included a PSIA claim.

2007-PSI-1 Mason v. Nabors Alaska Drilling, Inc.

  • Order Approving Settlement Agreement & Release, Dismissing Case Against Respondent Nabors Alaska Drilling, Inc., & Dismissing Complaint With Prejudice (ALJ May 8, 2007) (Gerald M. Etchingham) PDF

2008-PSI-1 Donahue v. Exelon d/b/a PECO Energy

  • Decision & Order (ALJ Dec. 4, 2008) (Janice K. Bullard) PDF

2008-PSI-2 Sneed v. Acuren USA, Inc.

  • Decision & Order (ALJ Apr. 28, 2010) (Merck) PDF

2010-PSI-1 Hackney v. Alyeska Pipeline Service Company

  • Order Approving Settlement (ALJ Aug. 31, 2010) (Pulver) PDF

2012-PSI-1 Klink v. Bechtel Oil, Gas & Chemicals, Inc.

  • Decision and Order Approving Settlement (ALJ Oct. 19, 2012) (Craft) PDF

2013-PSI-1 Tiscareno v. Pacific Gas & Electric Co.

  • Decision and Order Approving Settlement (ALJ Jan. 6, 2013) (Berlin) PDF

2013-PSI-2 Records v. Chazen Companies Orange and Rockland Utilities

  • Order Approving Settlement Agreement (ALJ Feb. 26, 2014) (Harris) PDF

2014-PSI-1 Esposito v. Greenleaf Biofuels, LLC

  • Decision and Order Approving Settlement Agreement and Dismissing Complaint With Prejudice (ALJ Dec. 29, 2014) (Calianos) PDF

2014-PSI-2 Kelly v. State of Alabama Public Service Commission

  • Decision and Order Granting Respondent's Motion to Dismiss (ALJ Oct. 23, 2014) (Sellers) PDF

2017-PSI-1 Sittner v. Jacobs Engineering Group, Southern California Gas, and Sempra Energy

  • Decision and Order (ALJ June 13, 2019) (Daly) PDF

2017-PSI-2 Stockel v. Pacific Gas & Electric Co.

  • Order Approving Revised Settlement Agreement (ALJ Nov. 2, 2018) (Berlin) PDF

2019-PSI-1 Richmond, Roper, and Gros v. Kinetica Partners, LLC

  • Order of Dismissal with Prejudice (ALJ Feb. 13, 2019) (Price) PDF

2019-PSI-2 Lacour v. Apache Corporation and Protek Partners, LLC

  • Order Approving Settlement (ALJ Jan. 27, 2020) (Johnson) PDF

2019-PSI-3 Abboud v. Xcel Energy

  • Decision and Order Dismissing Complainant Camille Abboud's Complaint as Untimely Filed Under the Pipeline Safety Improvement Act of 2002 (ALJ Jan. 2, 2020) (Rosen) PDF

2019-PSI-4   Fanestiel v. Kinder Morgan, Inc. and Kinder Morgan Liquid Terminals, LLC 

  • Decision and Order Approving Settlement Agreement and Sealing Settlement Documents (ALJ Aug. 25, 2020) (Daly) PDF