Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
SMC Marketing Corp.
Penalty: 
$500,000
Year: 
2005
Date: 
December 9, 2005
Primary Offense: 
product safety violation
Violation Description: 

SMC Marketing Corp., of Grand Prairie, Texas, a subsidiary of Shell Electric Mfg. (Holdings) Co. Ltd. of Hong Kong, agreed to pay a $500,000 civil penalty to settle allegations that the company failed to report to CPSC in a timely manner about fires and incidents involving its oscillating floor fans.

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