Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Hinton Telephone Company
Penalty: 
$100,000
Year: 
2015
Date: 
March 28, 2015
Offense Group: 
consumer-protection-related offenses
Primary Offense: 
telecommunications violation
Violation Description: 

The Federal Communications Commission fined Hinton Telephone Company $100,000 after an investigation showed that the carrier failed to direct 911 calls to local emergency responders.

Level of Government: 
federal
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
Federal Communications Commission
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
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