Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Graco Children's Products Inc.
Current Parent Company: 
Newell Brands
Penalty: 
$4,000,000
Year: 
2005
Date: 
March 22, 2005
Primary Offense: 
product safety violation
Violation Description: 

CPSC imposed a $4 million penalty against Graco Children's Products Inc., of Exton, Pa., for failing to inform the government in a timely manner about more than 12 million products that posed a danger to young children nationwide.

Level of Government: 
federal
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
Consumer Product Safety Commission
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
HQ Country of Parent: 
USA
HQ State of Parent: 
Georgia
Ownership Structure of Parent: 
publicly traded
Major Industry of Parent: 
housewares and home furnishings
Specific Industry of Parent: 
housewares; home furnishings
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Parent company note: 
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