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Texas contractor to pay $420,000 to settle racial harassment case

August 12, 2021

CCC Group will pay $225,000 to Gary Williams, a former employee who was allegedly the target of repeated harassment and discrimination, and $195,000 distributed among six other Black employees who worked for CCC Group in 2016 and whom the EEOC alleged were subjected to racial harassment by White supervisors and co-workers.

On a jobsite in Ravena, New York, White foremen and co-workers allegedly subjected Williams and other Black employees to numerous racist, stereotypical and demeaning comments, slurs, jokes and threats.

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