|12 Months Ended|
Sep. 30, 2019
|Restructuring and Related Activities [Abstract]|
Hillenbrand periodically undergoes restructuring activities in order to enhance profitability through streamlined operations and an improved overall cost structure. The following schedule details the restructuring charges by segment and the classification of those charges on the Consolidated Statements of Income.
The 2019 and 2018 restructuring charges related primarily to severance costs within the Process Equipment Group and Batesville. The 2017 restructuring charges related primarily to the closure of a plant at Batesville and severance costs within each segment. At September 30, 2019, $7.1 of restructuring costs were accrued and are expected to be paid over the next twelve months.
The entire disclosure for restructuring and related activities. Description of restructuring activities such as exit and disposal activities, include facts and circumstances leading to the plan, the expected plan completion date, the major types of costs associated with the plan activities, total expected costs, the accrual balance at the end of the period, and the periods over which the remaining accrual will be settled.
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