Takata Says Recall Decision Is Up To AutomakersThe Japanese company has refused to comply with a U.S. government demand for an expanded recall of its air bags that can explode and shoot out shrapnel.
Senators Ask Regulators For Nationwide Airbag RecallDemocratic Sens. Richard Blumenthal of Connecticut and Edward Markey of Massachusetts made the demand in a letter to Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx, who oversees the NHTSA.
List Of Cars Affected By Airbag RecallA defect in the devices can possibly kill or injure the driver or passengers. Is your car on the list?
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.
Officials Announce Recall To Replace Defective Airbags
BMW Recalls 1.6M Cars For Air Bag ProblemBMW is expanding a recall of its most popular models to fix a growing air bag problem that is hitting much of the auto industry.
General Motors Recalling More Than 300,000 Vans Over Airbag ConcernsThe recall covers vans from the 2009-2014 model years and includes GMC Savana and Chevrolet Express models.
General Motors Recalls 100,000 VehiclesGeneral Motors Co. is recalling almost 100,000 vehicles to fix two problems that could cause the rear axle to lock and the passenger-side airbag not to work.
Head Airbag Makes Bike Safety FashionableCBS 2's Max Gomez reports on a stylish solution to bicycle safety.