Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Champagne Demolition, LLC
Penalty: 
$173,793
Year: 
2017
Date: 
December 8, 2017
Primary Offense: 
workplace whistleblower retaliation
Violation Description: 

A jury and judge ordered Albany-based asbestos abatement and demolition company Champagne Demolition, LLC and its owner to pay $173,793.84 to a former employee who was fired in June 2010 after reporting improper asbestos removal practices at a school worksite in Gloversville, New York.

Level of Government: 
federal
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
Occupational Safety & Health Administration
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
Facility State: 
New York
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Parent company note: 
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