Violation Tracker Individual Record
Date:October 27, 2017
Offense Group:safety-related offenses
Primary Offense:motor vehicle safety violation
General Motors agreed to pay $13.9 million to settle a lawsuit brought by the Orange County District Attorney's Office alleging that the company concealed serious safety defects to avoid costly recalls and part replacements.
Level of Government:local
Action Type:agency action
Agency:Orange County (CA) District Attorney
Civil or Criminal Case:civil
Private Lawsuit Resolution Type:settlement
HQ Country of Parent:USA
HQ State of Parent:Michigan
Ownership Structure of Parent:publicly traded
Major Industry of Parent:motor vehicles
Specific Industry of Parent:motor vehicles
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