Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Hill Sportswear Inc.
Penalty: 
$100,000
Year: 
2009
Date: 
September 8, 2009
Offense Group: 
safety-related offenses
Primary Offense: 
product safety violation
Violation Description: 

Hill Sportswear Inc. agreed to pay a civil penalty of $100,000 to settle staff allegations that it knowingly failed to report to CPSC immediately, as required by federal law, that children's hooded sweatshirts it manufactured and sold had drawstrings at the neck.

Level of Government: 
federal
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
Consumer Product Safety Commission
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
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