Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
The Limited Inc. and Mast Industries
Penalty: 
$500,000
Year: 
2001
Date: 
August 17, 2001
Primary Offense: 
product safety violation
Violation Description: 

The Limited Inc., of Columbus, Ohio, and its subsidiary, Mast Industries, of Andover, Mass. agreed to pay a civil penalty of $500,000 to settle CPSC allegations that the companies violated the federal Flammable Fabrics Act by knowingly importing and selling flammable children's sleepwear including pajamas and bathrobes.

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