Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Kaiser Aluminum and Chemical Corp.
Current Parent Company: 
Kaiser Aluminum
Penalty: 
$513,000
Year: 
2000
Date: 
December 14, 2000
Offense Group: 
safety-related offenses
Primary Offense: 
workplace safety or health violation
Secondary Offense: 
mining violation
Violation Description: 

Kaiser Aluminum and Chemical Corp. agreed to pay $513,000 in civil penalties under an agreement with the U.S. Department of Labor's Mine Safety and Health Administration to settle violations cited in the wake of an explosion at its Gramercy, La., plant in 1999.

Level of Government: 
federal
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
Mine Safety and Health Administration settlements
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: 
metals
Specific Industry of Parent: 
aluminum
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Parent company note: 
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