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Federal Contractor Misconduct Database (FCMD)

The federal government routinely awards contracts to companies with histories of misconduct, including contract fraud and other violations. POGO believes that providing this website will help to improve contracting decisions and increase public knowledge of how the government spends billions of taxpayer dollars each year. Read more…

Improper Firing of a Contractor Employee

The Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) issued Honeywell International a confirmatory order requiring new training, communications, policies, and guidance following an incident in which Bluestone LLC, a contractor at Honeywell’s Metropolis, Illinois facility, terminated an employee, allegedly because the employee notified Honeywell and Bluestone of a safety concern. As part of the agreement, the NRC refrained from issuing a Notice of Violation or proposing a civil penalty, and Honeywell neither admitted nor denied that a violation occurred. Some of the terms in the order also apply to two other Honeywell facilities.

Misconduct Type
Labor
Enforcement Agency
NRC
Contracting Party
None
Court Type
Administrative
Disposition
Settlement
Date of Order
3/11/2015
Contractors Involved Penalty
Total
Honeywell International Inc. $0
Further Information Released
NRC Press Release 3/13/2015
NRC Order 3/11/2015

Federal Contractor Misconduct Database