Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Federal Express Ground Package, Inc.
Current Parent Company: 
FedEx
Penalty: 
$1,750,000
Year: 
2015
Date: 
August 11, 2015
Offense Group: 
environment-related offenses
Primary Offense: 
environmental violation
Violation Description: 

Federal Express Ground Package agreed to pay $1.75 million in settlement of allegations by 16 District Attorneys that it failed to store, transport and dispose of hazardous waste in accordance with California law.

Level of Government: 
local
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
California Multi-Jurisdiction Case
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
Private Lawsuit Resolution Type: 
settlement
Facility State: 
California
Facility County: 
multi-county
HQ Country of Parent: 
USA
HQ State of Parent: 
Tennessee
Ownership Structure of Parent: 
publicly traded
Major Industry of Parent: 
freight and logistics
Specific Industry of Parent: 
package delivery
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Parent company note: 
Parent-subsidiary relationship is current as of the most recent revision listed in the Update Log.