Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
ExxonMobil Oil Corporation
Current Parent Company: 
Exxon Mobil
Penalty: 
$616,000
Year: 
2019
Date: 
March 7, 2019
Primary Offense: 
environmental violation
Violation Description: 

The U.S. Department of Justice and the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency announced a settlement with ExxonMobil Oil Corporation to resolve federal Clean Air Act claims arising from a 2013 fire at the company's oil refinery in Beaumont, Texas that killed two employees and injured ten others.

Level of Government: 
federal
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
Environmental Protection Agency referral to the Justice Department
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
HQ Country of Parent: 
USA
HQ State of Parent: 
Texas
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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