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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…

Department of Transportation v. FedEx Corporation (Violations of Hazardous Materials Regulations)

FedEx Express Corporation was fined $9,000 in 2003 for violating the Hazardous Materials Regulations by placing radioactive material that was improperly packaged on an air carrier. The corporation then failed to notify the Department of Transportation within 30 days of a hazardous materials incident.

Misconduct Type
Health
Enforcement Agency
Transportation
Contracting Party
None
Court Type
Administrative
Disposition
Fine
Date of Fine
3/1/2003
Contractors Involved Penalty
Total
FedEx Corporation $9,000
Further Information Released
DOT release (p. 20 of 61) 8/18/2006

Federal Contractor Misconduct Database