Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Wiley Sanders Truck Lines, Inc.
Penalty: 
$885,000
Year: 
2019
Date: 
June 19, 2019
Offense Group: 
environment-related offenses
Primary Offense: 
environmental violation
Violation Description: 

Wiley Sanders Truck Lines, Inc. agreed to pay $885,000 in penalties, fees and funding in settlement of allegations it violated hazardous waste laws and contaminated public roadways when improperly secured waste from a lead-smelting facility leaked from the trucks during transit to a recycling plant in Bakersfield. There was a separate federal criminal case; see the Violation Tracker entry at https://violationtracker.goodjobsfirst.org/violation-tracker/-wiley-sand...

Level of Government: 
local
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
Los Angeles County (CA) District Attorney
Civil or Criminal Case: 
criminal
Private Lawsuit Resolution Type: 
settlement
Facility State: 
California
Facility County: 
Los Angeles
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Parent company note: 
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