Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Peerless Insurance Co.
Current Parent Company: 
Liberty Mutual Insurance
Penalty: 
$20,000
Year: 
2010
Date: 
February 17, 2010
Offense Group: 
consumer-protection-related offenses
Primary Offense: 
consumer protection violation
Violation Description: 

Metropolitan Property & Casualty, Liberty Mutual Insurance Company, Peerless Insurance company, Plymouth Rock Assurance Corporation and Pilgrim Insurance Company agreed to jointly pay a total of over $100,000 as part of a settlement of allegations they failed to provide updated at-fault accident determinations to a private data collection company after the state's Board of Appeals overturned the determinations. The announcement did not indicate how much each company would pay. Here we assume the total was divided equally among them.

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: 
Massachusetts
Ownership Structure of Parent: 
mutual
Major Industry of Parent: 
financial services
Specific Industry of Parent: 
insurance
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Parent company note: 
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