To bring justice to the victims of the Takata and VW criminal actions, I ask that you not just fine the companies and agree to deferred prosecution agreements, or a guilty plea against some subsidiary of the company -- but bring the full weight of the criminal law -- against both the parent company and responsible executives.
The brother of the victim says his family never received a recall notice from Honda.
While it is important to fully understand the cause of the Takata airbag failure, there are steps Congress can take immediately to enhance auto safety and oversight. That should begin with the enactment of H.R. 1181, the Vehicle Safety Improvement Act.
It doesn't matter if you wear a suit and tie, if you break the law you will go to prison. Sending that message would make all of us safer. But we haven't been doing that consistently enough in America in recent years.
Alarmed by a report a decade ago that one of its airbags had ruptured and spewed metal debris at a driver in Alabama, the
A Takata representative in the U.S. could not immediately be reached. At least four deaths and dozens of injuries have been
More than 16 million vehicles globally have been recalled since 2008 because of defective Takata air bags. NEW YORK, Oct