Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Allied Waste Services of Massachusetts, LLC
Current Parent Company: 
Republic Services
Penalty: 
$454,000
Year: 
2010
Date: 
April 29, 2010
Offense Group: 
employment-related offenses
Primary Offense: 
wage and hour violation
Violation Description: 

In March 2009 Allied Waste agreed to pay $454,000 in restitution and penalties in settlement of allegations it failed to pay the prevailing wage or overtime required for public trash disposal work. As part of the settlement the company cooperated with a supplemental audit of the wage and overtime calculations for all employees in the Commonwealth, leading to a later settlement.

Level of Government: 
state
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
Massachusetts Attorney General
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
Facility State: 
Massachusetts
HQ Country of Parent: 
USA
HQ State of Parent: 
Arizona
Ownership Structure of Parent: 
publicly traded
Major Industry of Parent: 
waste management and environmental services
Specific Industry of Parent: 
waste management
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Parent company note: 
Parent-subsidiary relationship is current as of the most recent revision listed in the Update Log.