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US regulator demands documents on faulty air bags from Takata

Critics say air bag maker and safety administration have not moved fast enough on the matter
Saturday, November 1, 2014 - 05:50
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DANGEROUS: Takata has been besieged by chronic problems with defective inflators in its air bags, which can explode and spray metal shards.

Detroit

US auto safety regulators have ordered Japanese supplier Takata Corp to provide documents and answer questions under oath related to the government's ongoing probe of potentially defective Takata air bags in millions of US vehicles. The National Highway Traffic Safety