Safety http://www.industryweek.com/taxonomy/term/6617/more en Uncharted Depths Provide Reality Check for MH370 Hunt http://www.industryweek.com/transportation/uncharted-depths-provide-reality-check-mh370-hunt <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Twice in two days, an advanced U.S. Navy mini-submarine has had to abort its search of the remote Indian Ocean for wreckage from the Boeing 777, which vanished March 8.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/transportation/uncharted-depths-provide-reality-check-mh370-hunt" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/transportation/uncharted-depths-provide-reality-check-mh370-hunt#comments Safety Transportation Global Economy News Wed, 16 Apr 2014 14:44:00 +0000 116571 at http://www.industryweek.com GM Chief Creates New Team to Boost Vehicle Safety http://www.industryweek.com/transportation/gm-chief-creates-new-team-boost-vehicle-safety <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The new product-integrity team aimed to ensure that future technical problems are addressed and resolved quickly, as the company has come under heavy criticism over its response to the ignition-switch problem, which has been tied to 13 deaths. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/transportation/gm-chief-creates-new-team-boost-vehicle-safety" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/transportation/gm-chief-creates-new-team-boost-vehicle-safety#comments Quality Safety Transportation News Wed, 16 Apr 2014 12:49:00 +0000 116541 at http://www.industryweek.com The Global Manufacturer: Workplace Safety: Small Failures and the Occasional Catastrophe http://www.industryweek.com/safety/global-manufacturer-workplace-safety-small-failures-and-occasional-catastrophe <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>What makes a manufacturing leader these days? To the list of flexible, innovative 
and efficient, be sure to add ethical and safe. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/safety/global-manufacturer-workplace-safety-small-failures-and-occasional-catastrophe" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/safety/global-manufacturer-workplace-safety-small-failures-and-occasional-catastrophe#comments Competitiveness Corporate Culture Corporate Responsibility Safety Gold Mon, 14 Apr 2014 21:46:00 +0000 115471 at http://www.industryweek.com Chemical Industry Trade Groups Sue Rail Carrier Over Safety Rules http://www.industryweek.com/supply-chain/chemical-industry-trade-groups-sue-rail-carrier-over-safety-rules <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Chemical industry trade groups file a federal lawsuit against Canadian Pacific over the rail carrier's decision to require rail cars hauling certain chemicals to comply with new safety standards beginning this week.</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/supply-chain/chemical-industry-trade-groups-sue-rail-carrier-over-safety-rules" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/supply-chain/chemical-industry-trade-groups-sue-rail-carrier-over-safety-rules#comments Safety Transportation Supply Chain News Mon, 14 Apr 2014 19:03:00 +0000 116381 at http://www.industryweek.com Australia 'Very Confident' Signals are From Missing Jet http://www.industryweek.com/transportation/australia-very-confident-signals-are-missing-jet <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Four signals linked to aircraft beacons have been detected by the Australian vessel Ocean Shield using U.S. equipment, with the first two analyzed as being consistent with those from aircraft flight recorders.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/transportation/australia-very-confident-signals-are-missing-jet" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/transportation/australia-very-confident-signals-are-missing-jet#comments Safety Transportation News Fri, 11 Apr 2014 18:45:00 +0000 116241 at http://www.industryweek.com Sony Issues Battery-fire Warning over Vaio Laptops http://www.industryweek.com/safety/sony-issues-battery-fire-warning-over-vaio-laptops <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>"We're asking customers to stop using their PC immediately, unplug the cable and stop using it."</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/safety/sony-issues-battery-fire-warning-over-vaio-laptops" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/safety/sony-issues-battery-fire-warning-over-vaio-laptops#comments Safety News Fri, 11 Apr 2014 12:26:00 +0000 116181 at http://www.industryweek.com GM Puts Two Engineers on Paid Leave Due To Recall http://www.industryweek.com/transportation/gm-puts-two-engineers-paid-leave-due-recall <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>GM chief executive Mary Barra announced the first disciplinary personnel action stemming from the company's internal probe of the circumstances leading to the delayed recall of 2.6 million older model cars.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/transportation/gm-puts-two-engineers-paid-leave-due-recall" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/transportation/gm-puts-two-engineers-paid-leave-due-recall#comments Safety Transportation News Thu, 10 Apr 2014 18:11:00 +0000 116151 at http://www.industryweek.com Toyota Recalls 6.39 Million Vehicles Worldwide http://www.industryweek.com/safety/toyota-recalls-639-million-vehicles-worldwide <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The company issued five recalls involving 26 Toyota models, as well as the Pontiac Vibe and the Subaru Trezia, with some models affected by more than one recall.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/safety/toyota-recalls-639-million-vehicles-worldwide" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/safety/toyota-recalls-639-million-vehicles-worldwide#comments Safety News Wed, 09 Apr 2014 13:05:00 +0000 115961 at http://www.industryweek.com Drugmaker Takeda to Fight $6 Billion US Fine http://www.industryweek.com/safety/drugmaker-takeda-fight-6-billion-us-fine <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The company said it ‘respectfully disagrees’ with the judgment awarded in Louisiana on Monday, which also ordered the firm's co-defendant, drugs firm Eli Lilly, to pay $3.0 billion in damages.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/safety/drugmaker-takeda-fight-6-billion-us-fine" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/safety/drugmaker-takeda-fight-6-billion-us-fine#comments Safety Regulations News Tue, 08 Apr 2014 13:10:00 +0000 115861 at http://www.industryweek.com Ford Issues Vehicle Recalls over Steering, Seat Frame Woes http://www.industryweek.com/quality/ford-issues-vehicle-recalls-over-steering-seat-frame-woes <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The automotive manufacturer said a potential corrosion issue and substandard welds are behind the recalls, but said it knew of no injuries related to the quality issues. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/quality/ford-issues-vehicle-recalls-over-steering-seat-frame-woes" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/quality/ford-issues-vehicle-recalls-over-steering-seat-frame-woes#comments Companies & Executives Quality Safety The IndustryWeek U.S. 500 News Mon, 07 Apr 2014 20:51:00 +0000 115841 at http://www.industryweek.com