Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Mega Brands America Inc.
Penalty: 
$1,100,000
Year: 
2009
Date: 
April 14, 2009
Primary Offense: 
product safety violation
Violation Description: 

Mega Brands America Inc., formerly Rose Art Industries Inc., agreed to pay a $1.1 million civil penalty to resolve allegations that it and Rose Art failed to provide the government with timely information about dangers to children with Magnetix magnetic building sets, as required under federal law.

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