Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Polaris Industries Inc.
Current Parent Company: 
Polaris Industries
Penalty: 
$950,000
Year: 
2005
Date: 
January 13, 2005
Primary Offense: 
product safety violation
Violation Description: 

Polaris Industries Inc., of Medina, Minn., agreed to pay a $950,000 penalty to settle allegations that the company failed to timely inform CPSC of serious defects and hazards in certain models of the company's all-terrain vehicles (ATVs).

Level of Government: 
federal
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
Consumer Product Safety Commission
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
HQ Country of Parent: 
USA
HQ State of Parent: 
Minnesota
Ownership Structure of Parent: 
publicly traded
Major Industry of Parent: 
motor vehicles
Specific Industry of Parent: 
recreational vehicles
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Parent company note: 
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