Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Eversource Energy Service Co.
Current Parent Company: 
EverSource Energy
Penalty: 
$250,000
Year: 
2019
Date: 
May 23, 2019
Primary Offense: 
wage and hour violation
Violation Description: 

Eversource Energy Service Co. agreed to pay $250,000 in penalties in settlement of allegations it violated the wage and hour laws when a new payroll system caused many errors. The company had already paid back all $828,000 restitution.

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