Violation Tracker Individual Record
Company:Norfolk Southern Corp.
Date:November 15, 2007
Offense Group:environment-related offenses
Primary Offense:environmental violation
To resolve allegations relating to a June 2006 lye spill, Norfolk Southern agreed to pay $7.25 million, most of which was to go toward the restoration of waterways and wetlands in McKean and Cameron counties that were damaged in the spill.
Level of Government:state
Action Type:agency action
Agency:Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection
Civil or Criminal Case:civil
HQ Country of Parent:USA
HQ State of Parent:Virginia
Ownership Structure of Parent:publicly traded
Major Industry of Parent:railroads
Specific Industry of Parent:railroads
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