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Japan: ministry establishes Takata airbag task force


The country’s transport ministry decided to build a special team that would deal with the consequences of the airbag-recall scandal surrounding Takata Corp. Transport Minister Akihiro Ohta also said that the new task force would deal with any airbag related recall and in the case of the Takata campaigns he urges the company and implicated automakers to hasten the process of ...
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