Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Popular Products Inc.
Penalty: 
$180,000
Year: 
2002
Date: 
January 3, 2002
Offense Group: 
safety-related offenses
Primary Offense: 
product safety violation
Violation Description: 

Popular Products Inc. and its owner agreed to pay $180,000 to settle allegations that they knowingly sold disposable cigarette lighters that failed to meet government requirements for child resistance.

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