Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
B. Braun Medical Inc.
Current Parent Company: 
B. Braun Melsungen
Penalty: 
$7,800,000
Primary Offense: 
drug or medical equipment safety violation
Violation Description: 

Drug and medical device company B. Braun Medical Inc. agreed to pay $4.8 million in penalties and forfeiture and up to an additional $3 million in restitution to resolve its criminal liability for selling contaminated B. Braun pre-filled saline flush syringes in 2007.

Year: 
2016
Date: 
5/18/16
Agency: 
Food and Drug Administration referral to the Justice Department
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil and criminal: non-prosecution agreement
Prosecution Agreement: 
non-prosecution agreement
HQ Country of Parent: 
Germany
Ownership Structure of Parent: 
privately held
Major Industry of Parent: 
medical equipment and supplies
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Parent company note: 
Parent-subsidiary relationship is current as of the most recent revision listed in the Update Log.