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…

Violations of Performance Standards (X-ray Equipment)

A test in September 1997 revealed violations of Performance Standards in x-ray equipment developed by General Electric Medical Systems. General Electric was given 15 days to submit a corrective action plan to rectify the noncompliances found during the test. This violation of the Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act carried the potential for civil liability.

Misconduct Type
Consumer Affairs
Enforcement Agency
Health and Human Services
Contracting Party
Court Type
Administrative Agreement
Date of Performance Test
Contractors Involved Penalty
General Electric $0
Further Information Released
FDA Warning Letter 8/29/2006

Federal Contractor Misconduct Database