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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…

Failure to Conform to Current Good Manufacturing Practices (X-Ray Systems)

During a 2004 inspection it was found that x-ray and fluoroscopic systems and accessories manufactured by General Electric were not manufactured in conformance with Quality System and Good Manufacturing Practices. Violations included “Failure of management with executive responsibility to ensure requirements are effectively established and effectively maintained,” “failure to establish and maintain procedures for implementing corrective and preventive actions,” and “Failure to adequately validate a process whose results cannot be fully verified by subsequent inspection and test.”

Misconduct Type
Consumer Affairs
Enforcement Agency
Health and Human Services
Contracting Party
None
Court Type
Administrative
Disposition
Investigative Finding
Date of Violation Notification
3/31/2005
Contractors Involved Penalty
Total
General Electric $0
Further Information Released
FDA Warning Letter 8/29/2006

Federal Contractor Misconduct Database