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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…

Wales Health and Safety Breaches

It was reported that the Wales Health and Safety Executive (HSE) fined BAE Systems Land Systems (Munitions and Ordinance) Ltd. £50,000 (USD$ 88,954) and ordered it to pay £15,000 (USD$ 26,692) in costs and £5,000 (USD$ 8,897) in compensation for health and safety breaches for an incident in which an employee was injured handling hazardous material at its site in Glascoed, Monmouthshire in August 2004. HSE found that the disposal procedures did not comply with BAE’s own approved control procedures, and that management and supervision of the procedure was inadequate.

Misconduct Type
Labor
Enforcement Agency
International
Contracting Party
None
Court Type
Administrative
Disposition
Fine
Date of News Account
9/1/2008
Contractors Involved Penalty
Total
BAE Systems $124,543
Further Information Released

Federal Contractor Misconduct Database