Federal Contractor Misconduct Database (FCMD)

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MGM National Harbor Electric Shock

The family of Zynae Green, who suffered a traumatic brain injury at the MGM National Harbor resort and casino in June 2018 when she grasped a lighted handrail that was improperly wired and installed, settled negligence claims against Whiting-Turner, the general contractor. The family alleged Whiting-Turner, MGM, and an electrical contractor pushed construction workers to finish jobs quickly, at the expense of safety, to hasten the opening of the establishment.

Misconduct Type
Poor Contract Performance
Enforcement Agency
Contracting Party
Court Type
Date of Settlement Announcement
Contractors Involved Penalty
Whiting-Turner Undisclosed
Further Information Released
Complaint 11/19/2018

Federal Contractor Misconduct Database