Federal Contractor Misconduct Database (FCMD)

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Fort Campbell Back Wages

Akal Security agreed to pay $269,954 in back wages to 469 employees working at Fort Campbell, Kentucky, following an investigation by the U.S. Department of Labor’s Wage and Hour Division. The investigation, covering the period July 2004 to July 2006, revealed that Akal failed to compensate guards for the time required to pick up their weapons and report to assigned duty posts and that overtime hours were not calculated correctly.

Misconduct Type
Enforcement Agency
Contracting Party
Defense - Army
Court Type
Date of Press Release
Contractors Involved Penalty
Akal Security, Inc. $269,954
Further Information Released
DOL Press Release 9/26/2007

Federal Contractor Misconduct Database