Violation Tracker Individual Record
Company:Sears, Roebuck and Co.
Date:October 29, 2004
Primary Offense:product safety violation
Sears, Roebuck and Co. agreed to pay a $500,000 civil penalty to settle allegations that it failed to carry out timely reporting about problems with some of its riding lawn mowers.
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:Illinois
Ownership Structure of Parent:publicly traded
Major Industry of Parent:retailing
Specific Industry of Parent:retail-department stores
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