Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Rail Terminal Services, LLC
Penalty: 
$24,000
Year: 
2009
Date: 
August 11, 2009
Offense Group: 
employment-related offenses
Primary Offense: 
employment screening violation
Violation Description: 

Two companies that fired workers and rejected job applicants based on background checks without informing them of their rights under the Fair Credit Reporting Act agreed to settle Federal Trade Commission charges that they violated federal law.

Level of Government: 
federal
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
Federal Trade Commission
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
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Parent company note: 
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