Westec Industries, Inc. Case Settles for $5,250

This page last reviewed April 8, 2010

In September 2009, Westec Industries, Inc. agreed to pay $5,250 in penalties; $3,940 to the California Air Pollution Fund, $655.00 to the Peralta Community College District, and $655 to the California Pollution Control Financing Authority for violating air quality regulations.  An investigation by the ARB showed that Westec Industries, Inc. failed to properly self-inspect their diesel trucks to assure the trucks met state smoke emission standards.  ARB documented violations as they related to the Periodic Smoke Inspection Program (PSI).  To settle the case, Westec Industries, Inc. agreed to the $5,250 penalty and to comply with the PSI and other ARB programs.