Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Sevenson Environmental Services Inc.
Penalty: 
$2,720,000
Year: 
2014
Date: 
November 17, 2014
Offense Group: 
environment-related offenses
Primary Offense: 
environmental violation
Violation Description: 

Sevenson Environmental Services Inc., an environmental remediation firm based in Niagara Falls, New York, agreed to pay more than $2.72 million to resolve allegations that it violated the False Claims Act and the Anti-Kickback Act by accepting kickbacks, rigging bids and passing inflated charges to the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency in connection with work performed at the Federal Creosote Superfund Site in Manville, New Jersey.

Level of Government: 
federal
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
Environmental Protection Agency referral to the Justice Department
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
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