Violation Tracker Individual Record
: Vacation Clothing Exchange Inc., d/b/a Basix USA
: August 6, 2008
: safety-related offenses
: product safety violation
: Nine firms agreed to pay a total of $355,000 in civil penalties to settle allegations that they knowingly failed to report to the CPSC immediately, as required by federal law, that their children's hooded sweatshirts, jackets, or sweaters were sold with drawstrings at the hood and neck and thus posed a strangulation hazard.
Level of Government
: agency action
: Consumer Product Safety Commission
Civil or Criminal Case
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Current parent company note
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