Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Progressive Insurance Company of Ohio
Current Parent Company: 
Progressive
Penalty: 
$127,500
Year: 
2001
Date: 
January 4, 2001
Offense Group: 
consumer-protection-related offenses
Primary Offense: 
consumer protection violation
Violation Description: 

Progressive agreed to pay $87,500 in restitution, $10,000 in costs and $30,000 to the State in settlement of allegations that an Iowa branch office obtained ownership of damaged vehicles and resold them without the required salvage title, which significantly reduces the value of a vehicle.

Level of Government: 
state
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
Iowa Attorney General
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
Facility State: 
Iowa
HQ Country of Parent: 
USA
HQ State of Parent: 
Ohio
Ownership Structure of Parent: 
publicly traded
Major Industry of Parent: 
financial services
Specific Industry of Parent: 
insurance
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Parent company note: 
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