Local Finds Airbag Did Him More Damage Than GoodWhen you are in an accident you expect your airbag to protect you. But more and more South Floridians are finding their airbags doing more damage than good.
Honda Confirms Air Bag Caused Driver's DeathHonda Motor Co. says a defective air bag made by Takata Corp. was responsible for the death of a driver near Pittsburgh.
Takata Air Bag Recall Doubles To Nearly 34 MillionTakata Corp. has declared 33.8 million airbags defective, doubling the number of cars and trucks in what is now the largest auto recall in U.S history.
South Florida Man Files Suit Against Takata, Honda Over Faulty AirbagsA South Florida man, who says he was injured by a faulty airbag several years ago, recently filed a lawsuit against Honda and Takata.
Drivers: Return To Your Dealers For A 2nd Air Bag Recall FixDrivers will have to go back to the shop for more work on faulty air bags that have already been recalled.
Takata: Evidence Doesn't Support National RecallEven though their airbags have erupted – flinging shrapnel at drivers – Takata Corp. claims a nationwide air bag recall is unfounded.
US Agency Threatens To Act Against Air Bag Maker U.S. safety regulators have threatened airbag maker Takata Corp. with fines and legal action, if they do not admit the driver's air bag inflators are defective and agree to a nationwide recall.
Florida Woman Injured By Shrapnel From Takata AirbagA Japanese-based auto parts maker is about to be in the hot seat in the nation’s capital as they face a senate panel and pressure from a federal agency to recall millions of airbags across the US.
Safety Agency Pushes For National Air Bag RecallThe federal government is demanding that the auto industry recall millions of additional cars equipped with faulty air bags that can injure -- and even kill -- a driver.
Company Behind Defective Airbags May Have Known A Decade BeforeThe company behind defective airbags linked to injures, deaths even a lawsuit in South Florida may have known about the problem a decade ago and said nothing.
Nissan Recalls Infiniti SUVs To Fix Air BagsNissan is recalling more than 1,800 Infiniti SUVs throughout the U.S. due to an airbag problem that could cause shrapnel to shoot shrapnel into the passenger compartment.
US Agency Warns Nearly 8 Million Car Owners To Get Air Bags FixedThe inflator mechanisms in the air bags can rupture, causing metal fragments to fly out when the bags are deployed in crashes.