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GM launches safety oriented product development unit


The company’s CEO, Mary Barra, announced GM will set up a new global product integrity group which centers around product safety and quality. Barra is facing just a few months after coming to office with one of the biggest scandals GM has seen this decade, as she admitted the company blundered the defective ignition switch recall. As a consequence, the small ...
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Many of GM’s Recalled Vehicles Will Not Get Fixed For Various Reasons
Although US auto recalls are close to reaching a new record in a decade, analysts still believe it's impossible to fix all vehicles. According to new data compiled by safety advocates, ...
GM CEO Barra calls company’s actions on ignition recall ‘unacceptable’
Mary Barra, General Motors current CEO testimonial in front of a House Energy and Commerce Oversight and Investigations Subcommittee panel called GM’s response to the ignition switch problems – with ...
NHTSA Head Said GM Did Not Share Important Information in Faulty Ignition Switch Investigation
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[VIDEO] Nissan Rogue scores Top Safety Pick+
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