Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
National Grid
Current Parent Company: 
National Grid
Penalty: 
$1,000,000
Year: 
2011
Date: 
June 7, 2011
Offense Group: 
consumer-protection-related offenses
Primary Offense: 
consumer protection violation
Violation Description: 

National Grid agreed to pay more than one million dollars in training, charitable contributions, and service improvements, in settlement of allegations its errors resulted in delayed its response in restoring services after a storm.

Level of Government: 
state
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
Massachusetts Attorney General
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
Facility State: 
Massachusetts
HQ Country of Parent: 
United Kingdom
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: 
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