Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
U.S. Home and Garden Inc.
Penalty: 
$885,000
Year: 
2002
Date: 
November 11, 2002
Primary Offense: 
product safety violation
Violation Description: 

U.S. Home and Garden Inc., of San Francisco, Calif. and several related companies agreed to pay an $885,000 civil penalty for failing to inform CPSC of serious safety hazards associated with Weed Wizard trimmer attachments.

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