Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Wagner Spray Tech Corp. and Techtronic Industries
Penalty: 
$800,000
Year: 
2009
Date: 
August 5, 2009
Primary Offense: 
product safety violation
Violation Description: 

Wagner Spray Tech Corp. and Techtronic Industries Co. LTD, of Hong Kong, including its wholly-owned subsidiary Techtronic Industries North America Inc., agreed to pay an $800,000 civil penalty to resolve allegations that they failed to timely report to CPSC as required by federal law the overheating of certain defective cordless power drill battery chargers.

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