Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Siemens Energy & Automation, Inc.
Current Parent Company: 
Siemens Energy
Penalty: 
$3,000,000
Year: 
2005
Date: 
April 19, 2005
Offense Group: 
environment-related offenses
Primary Offense: 
environmental violation
Violation Description: 

Siemens agreed to pay $3 million to settle its portion of a class action in which it and Honeywell International were sued for contaminating the water supply of Urbana, Ohio.

Level of Government: 
federal
Action Type: 
private litigation
Court: 
Southern District of Ohio
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
Case ID: 
1:03cv79
Case Name: 
Bentley, et al v. Honeywell International, et al
Private Lawsuit Resolution Type: 
settlement
Facility State: 
Ohio
HQ Country of Parent: 
Germany
Ownership Structure of Parent: 
publicly traded
Major Industry of Parent: 
utilities and power generation
Specific Industry of Parent: 
energy generation
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