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News Manufacturing General
October 16, 2019  

Worker injury leads to $45,000 fine for Guelph manufacturer

Fell off a boom truck at Skyjack plant, sustained critical injuries.

News Automotive Manufacturing General
January 9, 2019  

Fiat Chrysler to pay US$650M in emissions cheating case

Automaker will also need to pay about $280 million to compensate vehicle owners.

News Automotive Manufacturing General
June 14, 2018  

Volkswagen fined $1.2B in Germany over diesel scandal

Emissions flap has already cost the German automaker $20 billion in fines and civil settlements in the US.

News General
December 6, 2017  

Bruce Power fined $110K for worker injury at Lake Huron nuclear plant

Failed as an employer to acquaint the worker with the hazards related to trapped hydrogen.

News Energy Manufacturing General
October 19, 2016  

SNC-Lavalin fined $75,000 for generating electricity without a licence

Has been powering operations and maintenance facilities at the Toronto airport for 10 years.

News Energy Government Manufacturing General Sustainability
February 10, 2016  

NC regulator fines Duke Energy $6.6M for coal ash spill

Has agreed to pay $102 million federal fines and may face civil actions.

News Automotive Government Manufacturing General
December 11, 2015  

Fiat Chrysler fined $70M for failure to report safety data

NHTSA penalty follows a $105 million fine for mishandling recalls

News Chemicals Government Manufacturing General Operations
May 27, 2015  

Chinese court fines pesticide company $12M for polluting streams

Fine the largest ever for a polluter in Zhejiang province, one of the most prosperous, but also most polluted provinces in China.

News Chemicals Government Manufacturing General Operations Production
March 27, 2015  

Monsanto fined $600K for failure to report chemical releases

Officials say the releases, between 2006 and 2009, emitted hydrogen cyanide, sulfur dioxide, nitrogen oxides and mercury.

News Automotive Government Manufacturing Transportation Business Operations General
May 16, 2014  

GM fined maximum $35M for delayed ignition switch recall

Automaker will agree to government oversight on safety issues.

News Automotive Manufacturing Business Operations Operations Production
December 18, 2012  

US fines Toyota record $17.4M over safety troubles

Automaker in trouble again for failing to quickly report vehicle problems and delaying a product recall.

News General
September 14, 2011  

Metals firm fined $472 million in toxic spill debacle

Hungarian officials say fine justified by unprecedented amount of hazardous materials released during incident