Violation Tracker Individual Record
: Baldor Electric Co.
Current Parent Company
: ABB Ltd.
Parent at the Time of the Penalty AnnouncementPenalty
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: June 25, 2012
: employment-related offenses
: employment discrimination
: The Office of Federal Contract Compliance Programs announced that Baldor Electric Co. agreed to settle allegations of systemic discrimination stemming from the company's applicant screening process at its facility in Fort Smith, Ark. OFCCP investigators determined that the process violated Executive Order 11246 by creating a disparate impact on women and minorities.
Level of Government
: agency action
: Office of Federal Contract Compliance Programs
Civil or Criminal Case
: Fort Smith
HQ Country of Current Parent
Ownership Structure of Current Parent
: publicly traded
Major Industry of Current Parent
: utilities and power generation
Specific Industry of Current Parent
: power systems
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Current parent company note
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