Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Chevron Corporation
Current Parent Company: 
Chevron
Penalty: 
$1,500,000
Year: 
2016
Date: 
September 8, 2016
Primary Offense: 
wage and hour violation
Secondary Offense: 
Fair Labor Standards Act
Violation Description: 

An investigation by the Wage and Hour Division found that three subsidiaries of Chevron Corporation in California and Texas violated the Fair Labor Standards Act's overtime provisions when they failed to pay hourly field operators for the hours they worked during mandatory pre-shift relief meetings, where they turned over their duties to employees on the next shift.

Level of Government: 
federal
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
Labor Department Wage and Hour Division
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
HQ Country of Parent: 
USA
HQ State of Parent: 
California
Ownership Structure of Parent: 
publicly traded
Major Industry of Parent: 
oil and gas
Specific Industry of Parent: 
oil & gas
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Parent company note: 
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