Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Macy's Corporate Services, Inc.
Current Parent Company: 
Macy's
Penalty: 
$950,000
Year: 
2014
Date: 
August 12, 2014
Offense Group: 
safety-related offenses
Primary Offense: 
workplace safety or health violation
Violation Description: 

Macy's Corporate Services pleaded no contest to a misdemeanor count over the decapitation of an employee who fell into an unguarded and unsupervised cardboard bailing and crushing machine. The plea included a negotiated settlement with a $950,000 fine.

Level of Government: 
local
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
Los Angeles County (CA) District Attorney
Civil or Criminal Case: 
criminal
Private Lawsuit Resolution Type: 
verdict
Facility State: 
California
Facility County: 
Los Angeles
HQ Country of Parent: 
USA
HQ State of Parent: 
Ohio
Ownership Structure of Parent: 
publicly traded
Major Industry of Parent: 
retailing
Specific Industry of Parent: 
retail-department stores
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Parent company note: 
Parent-subsidiary relationship is current as of the most recent revision listed in the Update Log.