Violation Tracker Parent Company Summary

Parent Company Name: 
Whirlpool
Ownership Structure: 
publicly traded (ticker symbol WHR)
Headquartered in: 
Michigan
Major Industry: 
housewares and home furnishings
Specific Industry: 
appliances
Penalty total since 2000: 
$105,422,699
Number of records: 
26
Top 10 Primary Offense TypesPenalty TotalNumber of Records
price-fixing or anti-competitive practices$91,800,0001
wage and hour violation$9,250,0001
employment discrimination$3,960,5224
environmental violation$115,5073
workplace safety or health violation$102,92011
export control violation$81,4502
energy conservation violation$64,8003
labor relations violation$47,5001
Notes: 

Parent-subsidiary linkages are based on relationships current as of the latest revision listed in the Update Log, which may vary from what was the case when a violation occurred. The penalty dollar total above may be adjusted to account for the fact that the list of entries below may include both agency records and settlement announcements for the same case; or else a penalty covering multiple locations may be listed in the individual records for each of the facilities. Duplicate penalty amounts are marked with an asterisk in the list below.

Associated Names: 

EMBRACO NORTH AMERICA; MAYTAG; MAYTAG APPLIANCES; WHIRLPOOL; WHIRLPOOL CLYDE DIVISION; WHIRLPOOL EUROPE SRL ITALY; WHIRLPOOL MARION DIVISION; WHIRLPOOL OXFORD DIVISION; WHIRLPOOL ST JOSEPH TECH CENTER

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Subsidy Tracker data on financial assistance to this company by federal, state and local government agencies can be found here.


Individual Penalty Records:

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Embraco North America price-fixing or anti-competitive practices 2010 DOJ_ANTITRUST $91,800,000
Whirlpool wage and hour violation 2011 private lawsuit-federal $9,250,000
Whirlpool Corp. employment discrimination 2012 EEOC $1,073,261
Whirlpool Corp. employment discrimination 2009 EEOC $1,037,261
Whirlpool Corp. employment discrimination 2011 EEOC $1,000,000
Whirlpool Corporation employment discrimination 2005 OFCCP $850,000
Whirlpool Corporation environmental violation 2014 EPA $105,507
Whirlpool Europe Srl (Italy) export control violation 2017 BIS $72,450
Whirlpool Corporation - Clyde Division labor relations violation 2001 NLRB $47,500
WHIRLPOOL CORPORATION workplace safety or health violation 2016 OSHA $25,350
Whirlpool Corporation energy conservation violation 2014 DOEOGC $25,000
Whirlpool Corporation energy conservation violation 2014 DOEOGC $25,000
Whirlpool Corporation energy conservation violation 2014 DOEOGC $14,800
WHIRLPOOL CORPORATION workplace safety or health violation 2017 OSHA $9,940
WHIRLPOOL CORP. workplace safety or health violation 2011 OSHA $9,100
Whirlpool Corporation export control violation 2017 BIS $9,000
WHIRLPOOL CORPORATION workplace safety or health violation 2004 OSHA $8,830
MAYTAG CORPORATION workplace safety or health violation 2005 OSHA $8,400
WHIRLPOOL CORPORATION, OXFORD DIVISION workplace safety or health violation 2002 OSHA $8,250
WHIRLPOOL CORP ST JOSEPH TECH CENTER workplace safety or health violation 2003 OSHA $7,800
WHIRLPOOL CORPORATION workplace safety or health violation 2017 OSHA $7,600
WHIRLPOOL CORP. CLYDE DIVISION workplace safety or health violation 2008 OSHA $6,750
WHIRLPOOL CORP. MARION DIVISION workplace safety or health violation 2009 OSHA $5,900
WHIRLPOOL CORP. MARION DIVISION workplace safety or health violation 2010 OSHA $5,000
WHIRLPOOL CORP. environmental violation 2000 EPA $5,000
MAYTAG APPLIANCES environmental violation 2000 EPA $5,000
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