Safety http://www.industryweek.com/taxonomy/term/6617/more en Takata Exec Indicted in US for Fixing Seatbelt Prices http://www.industryweek.com/transportation/takata-exec-indicted-us-fixing-seatbelt-prices <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The Justice Department suggested Usuda had refused to plead guilty and cut a deal in the case as others did.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/transportation/takata-exec-indicted-us-fixing-seatbelt-prices" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/transportation/takata-exec-indicted-us-fixing-seatbelt-prices#comments Competitiveness Companies & Executives Corporate Responsibility Safety Transportation The Latest Thu, 22 Jan 2015 17:37:00 +0000 158001 at http://www.industryweek.com Bill Pugliano/Getty Images Do More for Worker Safety, US Tells Bangladesh http://www.industryweek.com/safety/do-more-worker-safety-us-tells-bangladesh <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The United States said it won't restore special trade benefits to Bangladesh until the country does more for worker safety and rights in its crucial apparel sector.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/safety/do-more-worker-safety-us-tells-bangladesh" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/safety/do-more-worker-safety-us-tells-bangladesh#comments Safety Trade Global Economy Operations The Latest Sat, 17 Jan 2015 15:38:00 +0000 157611 at http://www.industryweek.com Source: IndustriALL Global Union White House Renews Bid for Cybersecurity Law http://www.industryweek.com/technology/white-house-renews-bid-cybersecurity-law <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The updated proposal 'promotes better cybersecurity information sharing between the private sector and government, and it enhances collaboration and information sharing amongst the private sector.'</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/technology/white-house-renews-bid-cybersecurity-law" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/technology/white-house-renews-bid-cybersecurity-law#comments Information Technology Safety Technology The Latest Tue, 13 Jan 2015 15:45:00 +0000 157301 at http://www.industryweek.com Thinkstock Scientists Urge Artificial Intelligence Safety Focus http://www.industryweek.com/technology/scientists-urge-artificial-intelligence-safety-focus <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>An open letter was signed by physicist Stephen Hawking, Skype co-founder Jaan Tallinn, and SpaceX CEO Elon Musk urging for a renewed focus on safety and ethics to prevent dangers to society.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/technology/scientists-urge-artificial-intelligence-safety-focus" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/technology/scientists-urge-artificial-intelligence-safety-focus#comments Digital Tools Safety Robotics Innovation Technology The Latest Mon, 12 Jan 2015 21:30:00 +0000 157261 at http://www.industryweek.com Thinkstock Honda Fined Record $70 Million http://www.industryweek.com/safety/honda-fined-record-70-million <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The agency imposed a $35 million fine on the giant Japanese automaker over its failure to report 1,729 death and injury claims to the agency between 2003 and 2014. A second $35 million penalty was issued for not reporting warranty claims from customers over the same time period. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/safety/honda-fined-record-70-million" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/safety/honda-fined-record-70-million#comments Safety The Latest Fri, 09 Jan 2015 15:07:00 +0000 157121 at http://www.industryweek.com GM Adds Another 92,000 Vehicles to Ignition Switch Recall http://www.industryweek.com/safety/gm-adds-another-92000-vehicles-ignition-switch-recall <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The latest recall affects some 83,572 trucks in the United States from the 2011-2012 model year, as well as vehicles from 2007 to 2014 that were repaired with faulty parts.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/safety/gm-adds-another-92000-vehicles-ignition-switch-recall" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/safety/gm-adds-another-92000-vehicles-ignition-switch-recall#comments Safety The Latest Fri, 02 Jan 2015 12:19:00 +0000 156671 at http://www.industryweek.com Fiat Chrysler Recalls 67,000 Pickups over Ignition Flaw http://www.industryweek.com/safety/fiat-chrysler-recalls-67000-pickups-over-ignition-flaw <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The recall is of older-model Dodge and Mitsubishi pickup trucks which can be started while in gear, a problem linked to one death.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/safety/fiat-chrysler-recalls-67000-pickups-over-ignition-flaw" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/safety/fiat-chrysler-recalls-67000-pickups-over-ignition-flaw#comments Safety The Latest Tue, 30 Dec 2014 12:07:00 +0000 156531 at http://www.industryweek.com Safest Vehicles for 2015 http://www.industryweek.com/transportation/safest-vehicles-2015 <div class="node-body gallery-body"><div></div>The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety has named the vehicles that earned top safety rankings for 2015.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/transportation/safest-vehicles-2015" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/transportation/safest-vehicles-2015#comments Competitiveness Emerging Technologies Safety Transportation The Latest Mon, 29 Dec 2014 21:15:00 +0000 156381 at http://www.industryweek.com US Gives Go-ahead to Fast Ebola Test http://www.industryweek.com/safety/us-gives-go-ahead-fast-ebola-test <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>"The LightMix Ebola Zaire test is an easy-to-use molecular diagnostic test providing a solution for healthcare professionals to quickly detect the virus and start patient treatment as early as possible," said Roland Diggelmann, chief operations officer of Roche's diagnostics division.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/safety/us-gives-go-ahead-fast-ebola-test" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/safety/us-gives-go-ahead-fast-ebola-test#comments Safety The Latest Mon, 29 Dec 2014 14:39:00 +0000 156491 at http://www.industryweek.com <p><em>Photo Courtesy of Roche</em></p> Takata's President Resigns over Airbag Scandal http://www.industryweek.com/companies-executives/takatas-president-resigns-over-airbag-scandal <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>"The company sincerely apologizes to those whose lives were lost, their family members and people who were injured due to the company's defective airbags." </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/companies-executives/takatas-president-resigns-over-airbag-scandal" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/companies-executives/takatas-president-resigns-over-airbag-scandal#comments Companies & Executives Safety The Latest Wed, 24 Dec 2014 12:16:00 +0000 156391 at http://www.industryweek.com <p><em>Photo courtesy of www.ma.hu</em></p>