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Graco fined for delayed reporting of seat-buckle complaints

Staff Writer
Columbus CEO

ATLANTA (AP) — Graco has agreed to pay a $3 million fine for delayed reporting of consumer complaints about difficulty opening car seat buckles.

As part of the agreement with the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, Graco will invest $7 million in child passenger safety programs and education.

Graco Children's Products Inc. is a subsidiary of Atlanta-based Newell Rubbermaid Inc.