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…

Hughes v. FedEx (FedEx Truck Accident)

A Texas federal jury ordered FedEx Ground Package System, Inc. to pay $2 million to James Hughes, who was injured in an accident with a FedEx delivery truck in Ore City, Texas in December 2006. The jury found that the accident was caused by the negligence of the FedEx driver.

Misconduct Type
Consumer Affairs
Enforcement Agency
Contracting Party
Court Type
Judgment Against Defendant
Date of Verdict
Contractors Involved Penalty
FedEx Corporation $2,014,264
Further Information Released
Complaint 11/1/2008
Final Judgment 11/1/2008
Verdict 11/1/2008

Federal Contractor Misconduct Database