Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Kosmos Cement Company d/b/a Cemex
Current Parent Company: 
Cemex
Penalty: 
$400,000
Year: 
2016
Date: 
April 20, 2016
Primary Offense: 
workplace safety or health violation
Violation Description: 

Kosmos Cement Company d/b/a Cemex voluntarily pleaded guilty and was sentenced to pay an agreed upon $400,000 fine, with $200,000 payable immediately, for its willful failure to comply with a mandatory health or safety standard.

Level of Government: 
federal
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
U.S. Attorney-Western District of Kentucky
Civil or Criminal Case: 
criminal
Facility State: 
Kentucky
HQ Country of Parent: 
Mexico
Ownership Structure of Parent: 
publicly traded
Major Industry of Parent: 
building materials
Specific Industry of Parent: 
building materials
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Parent company note: 
Parent-subsidiary relationship is current as of the most recent revision listed in the Update Log.