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Takata stopped safety audits as cost-saving move: US Senate report

Takata has admitted that its airbags were defective. At least eight deaths have been linked to the defect.

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IN the middle of what would become the largest automotive recall in US history, the Japanese airbag manufacturer Takata halted global safety audits to save money, according to internal company emails cited in a report published on Monday by a Senate committee.

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