Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
United Technologies Corp.
Current Parent Company: 
Raytheon Technologies
Penalty: 
$1,320,000
Year: 
2005
Date: 
November 16, 2005
Offense Group: 
safety-related offenses
Primary Offense: 
workplace safety or health violation
Violation Description: 

The Pratt & Whitney Space Propulsion Division of United Technologies pleaded no contest to a misdemeanor charge arising out of the death of a contractor, and accepted liability in a related civil suit, paying a total of $1.32 million in fines, civil penalties, costs and donations to workplace safety funds.

Level of Government: 
local
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
Santa Clara County (CA) District Attorney
Civil or Criminal Case: 
criminal
Private Lawsuit Resolution Type: 
verdict
Facility State: 
California
Facility County: 
Santa Clara
Facility City: 
San Jose
HQ Country of Parent: 
USA
HQ State of Parent: 
Massachusetts
Ownership Structure of Parent: 
publicly traded
Major Industry of Parent: 
aerospace and military contracting
Specific Industry of Parent: 
aerospace & military contracting
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Parent company note: 
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