Panel: Takata Should Implement Quality Controls To Prevent Deaths, Injuries
(February 5, 2016, 1:29 PM EST) -- WASHINGTON D.C. — An independent panel of former and current transportation officials and automobile industry experts convened by Takata Corp. on Feb. 2 released a report concluding that Takata must make “significant improvements across the quality spectrum,” including improving its testing and its methods for identifying problems, to prevent additional deaths and injuries from the rupture of its air bags.
(Report available. Document #77-160210-033X.)
Takata is in the midst of one of the largest recalls in U.S. history. There have been 10 fatalities and 139 injuries...