Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Viking Range, LLC and Middleby Corporation
Penalty: 
$4,650,000
Year: 
2017
Date: 
April 13, 2017
Primary Offense: 
consumer protection violation
Violation Description: 

Viking Range, LLC, of Greenwood, Mississippi, and its parent firm, The Middleby Corporation, agreed to pay a $4.65 million civil penalty to settle allegations that Viking failed to immediately report to CPSC that its gas ranges contained a defect that could create a substantial product hazard or that the ranges created an unreasonable risk of serious injury.

Level of Government: 
federal
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
Consumer Product Safety Commission
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
Facility State: 
Mississippi
Facility City: 
Greenwood
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