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…

Employee Murder OSHA Citation

The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) cited Southwestern Bell Telephone Company (d/b/a AT&T) with one serious violation and proposed a $7,000 penalty for failing to provide a safe workplace in the case of employee Kevin Mashburn, who was murdered while making a service call in September 2012 in Gladstone, Missouri. The citation faulted AT&T for not equipping company vehicles with a “panic button” device that would immediately summon assistance in emergencies.

Misconduct Type
Enforcement Agency
Labor – OSHA
Contracting Party
Court Type
Date of Citation
Contractors Involved Penalty
AT&T Inc. $7,000
Further Information Released
OSHA Citation and Notification of Penalty 2/27/2013

Federal Contractor Misconduct Database