UNITED STATES SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549
Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): May 24, 2011
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
Registrants telephone number, including area code: (925) 842-1000
(Former name or former address, if changed since last report)
Check the appropriate box below if the Form 8-K filing is intended to simultaneously satisfy the filing obligation of the registrant under any of the following provisions:
Section 1503 of the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act requires reporting on a Current Report on Form 8-K the receipt of an imminent danger order under section 107(a) of the Federal Mine Safety and Health Act of 1977 (the Mine Act) issued by the Federal Mine Safety and Health Administration (MSHA).
On May 24, 2011, Chevron Mining Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Chevron Corporation, received an imminent danger order under the Mine Act relating to a maintenance issue on a man-van and shovel at the companys Kemmerer Mine, located in Lincoln County, Wyoming. The man-van had been taken out of service for repairs the day before the order was issued. The shovel was inspected by MSHA and no deficiencies were found. On May 26, 2011, MSHA vacated the order.
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.
Dated: May 31, 2011