Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Safety 1st Inc.
Penalty: 
$450,000
Year: 
2001
Date: 
April 4, 2001
Primary Offense: 
product safety violation
Violation Description: 

Safety 1st agreed to pay $450,000 to settle CPSC charges that it knowingly withheld information about defects with its walkers and wipe warmers that caused six injuries to children.

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