Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
The Lane Company Inc.
Penalty: 
$900,000
Year: 
2001
Date: 
July 6, 2001
Primary Offense: 
product safety violation
Violation Description: 

The Lane Company Inc. of Altavista, Va. agreed to pay a civil penalty of $900,000 to settle CPSC allegations that it failed to report in a timely manner that children could become entrapped in certain of its cedar chests made between 1912 and 1987.

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