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…

Occupational Safety and Health Administration Citation

After a welder was crushed between two ship modules, the Labor department’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) investigated the company’s safety standards. “OSHA cited the company’s Gulfport facility, where about 800 employees make modules used in ship construction, for 33 serious safety violations with a proposed penalty of $131,000…As part of the pre-citation settlement, Northrop Grumman accepted all citations, agreed not to contest the inspection results and paid all penalties.”

Misconduct Type
Enforcement Agency
Labor – OSHA
Contracting Party
Court Type
Date of News Release
Contractors Involved Penalty
Northrop Grumman $131,000
Further Information Released
OSHA Press Release 10/7/2006

Federal Contractor Misconduct Database