Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Con-way Freight Inc.
Current Parent Company: 
XPO Logistics
Penalty: 
$100,000
Year: 
2011
Date: 
November 9, 2011
Offense Group: 
environment-related offenses
Primary Offense: 
environmental violation
Violation Description: 

Con-way Freight and YRC agreed to each pay $50,000 to Alameda County and $50,000 to the California Highway Patrol's Hazardous Substance program in settlement of allegations they had violated California hazardous material transportation laws.

Level of Government: 
local
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
Alameda County (CA) District Attorney
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
Private Lawsuit Resolution Type: 
settlement
Facility State: 
California
Facility County: 
Alameda
HQ Country of Parent: 
USA
HQ State of Parent: 
Connecticut
Ownership Structure of Parent: 
publicly traded
Major Industry of Parent: 
freight and logistics
Specific Industry of Parent: 
trucking and logistics
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Parent company note: 
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