Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Goodman Manufacturing Co. LP
Current Parent Company: 
Daikin
Penalty: 
$150,000
Year: 
2011
Date: 
September 30, 2011
Primary Offense: 
workplace whistleblower retaliation
Violation Description: 

The U.S. Department of Labor entered into a settlement agreement with Houston-based Goodman Manufacturing Co. LP to resolve findings by the department's Occupational Safety and Health Administration that the company illegally terminated an employee for complaints about record-keeping practices, in violation of the Occupational Safety and Health Act.

Level of Government: 
federal
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
Occupational Safety & Health Administration
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
Facility State: 
Texas
Facility City: 
Houston
HQ Country of Parent: 
Japan
Ownership Structure of Parent: 
publicly traded
Major Industry of Parent: 
miscellaneous manufacturing
Specific Industry of Parent: 
HVAC equipment
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Parent company note: 
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