Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Orion Drilling Co.
Penalty: 
$10,000
Year: 
2010
Date: 
January 11, 2010
Primary Offense: 
workplace whistleblower retaliation
Violation Description: 

A former employee of Corpus Christi-based Orion Drilling Co., fired after complaining to management about being exposed to mold in the workplace, was paid $10,000 in back wages as a result of a settlement secured by the U.S. Department of Labor.

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