Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Robert Bosch
Current Parent Company: 
Robert Bosch
Penalty: 
$550,000
Year: 
2020
Date: 
June 24, 2020
Offense Group: 
environment-related offenses
Primary Offense: 
environmental violation
Secondary Offense: 
consumer protection violation
Violation Description: 

Bosch agreed to pay $550,000 in settlement of allegations it produced devices to cheat emissions tests for Volkswagen, Porche and Audi. WV did not participate in the multistate settlement over the emissions cheating allegations.

Level of Government: 
state
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
West Virginia Attorney General
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
Facility State: 
West Virginia
HQ Country of Parent: 
Germany
Ownership Structure of Parent: 
privately held
Major Industry of Parent: 
automotive parts
Specific Industry of Parent: 
automotive parts
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Parent company note: 
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