Violation Tracker Parent Company Summary
|Top 5 Offense Groups (Groups Defined)||Penalty Total||Number of Records|
|Top 5 Primary Offense Types||Penalty Total||Number of Records|
|False Claims Act and related||$196,400,000||2|
|Foreign Corrupt Practices Act||$49,208,032||4|
|workplace safety or health violation||$178,300||4|
|export control violation||$175,000||1|
|economic sanction violation||$82,850||1|
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 totals are adjusted to account for the fact that the individual 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. The totals are also adjusted to reflect cases in which federal and state or local agencies cooperated and issued separate announcements of the outcome. Duplicate or overlapping penalty amounts are marked with an asterisk in the list below.
BIOMET; BIOMET FAIR LAWN LP; BIOMET ORTHOPEDICS; ZIMMER; ZIMMER BIOMET HOLDING; ZIMMER DENTAL; ZIMMER PATIENT CARE; ZIMMER TRABECULAR METAL TECHNOLOGY INC.
Subsidy Tracker data on financial assistance to this company by federal, state and local government agencies can be found here.
Individual Penalty Records:Click on the company or penalty amount for more information on each case.
|Company||Primary Offense Type||Year||Agency||Penalty Amount|
|ZIMMER PATIENT CARE||workplace safety or health violation||2001||OSHA||$14,040|
|Biomet Fair Lawn LP||environmental violation||2006||EPA||$30,000|
|Zimmer Dental Inc.||export control violation||2007||BIS||$175,000|
|Zimmer Dental Inc.||economic sanction violation||2007||OFAC||$82,850|
|Biomet Orthopedics Inc.||False Claims Act and related||2007||USAO||$26,900,000|
|Zimmer Inc.||False Claims Act and related||2007||USAO||$169,500,000|
|ZIMMER, INC.||workplace safety or health violation||2009||OSHA||$6,750|
|Biomet Inc.||Foreign Corrupt Practices Act||2012||DOJ_CRIMINAL||$17,200,000|
|Biomet Inc.||Foreign Corrupt Practices Act||2012||SEC||$1,586,032|
|ZIMMER HOLDINGS, INC.||workplace safety or health violation||2014||OSHA||$44,800|
|Zimmer Biomet Holdings Inc.||Foreign Corrupt Practices Act||2017||DOJ_CRIMINAL||$17,400,000|
|Zimmer Biomet Holdings Inc.||Foreign Corrupt Practices Act||2017||SEC||$13,022,000|
|ZIMMER TRABECULAR METAL TECHNOLOGY INC.||workplace safety or health violation||2019||OSHA||$112,710|