FCC Settles 911 Outage Incidents

Two companies will pay nearly $600,000 in civil penalties to resolve investigations by the U.S. Federal Communications Commission (FCC) into related outages of their respective 911 emergency networks. Issued... Read More...

HMI Industries Fined $725,000 for Failure to Report Defective Floor Cleaners

HMI Industries Inc. of Strongsville, OH, has agreed to a $725,000 civil penalty for failure to report a defect involving their Majestic 360 floor cleaners and for underreporting the number of incidents and injuries. Federal law requires a company to report defective products immediately to the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC).