Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Murray Inc.
Penalty: 
$375,000
Year: 
2003
Date: 
September 23, 2003
Primary Offense: 
product safety violation
Violation Description: 

Murray agreed to $375,000 in civil penalties to settle the Commission's allegation that it failed to report, in a timely manner, that it had received over 900 reports of riding lawn mower gas tanks cracking and leaking fuel, resulting in six fires and one burn injury.

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