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Honda asks external audit on Takata airbags injury and death reporting


The Japanese automaker has opened the path in September for a third-party audit to find out if the company underreported to US federal authorities the number of fatalities and injuries related to the Takata airbag recalls. The Tokyo-based company announced it would soon share the investigation’s conclusion with the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, and moved to announce the audit after ...
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