Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Modern Oil Co. Inc
Penalty: 
$17,000
Year: 
2011
Date: 
March 28, 2011
Primary Offense: 
workplace whistleblower retaliation
Violation Description: 

The U.S. Department of Labor reached an agreement with Shawnee-based Modern Oil Co. Inc., doing business as Kwick Stop Conveniences Stores, and Sparkman Brothers Inc., resolving a lawsuit filed by the department alleging that the company illegally terminated a cashier because of a safety complaint made to the supervisor and to the department's Occupational Safety and Health Administration.

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