Independent Takata Quality Assurance Panel releases report findings

What:

The Independent Takata Quality Assurance Panel is releasing its independent report into Takata’s policies, practices, procedures, structure and personnel regarding airbag manufacturing.

   

Who:

Takata Quality Assurance Panel members:

  • Marion C. Blakey
  • Nelda J. Connors
  • John C. Landgraf
  • Dr. Julio M. Ottino
  • Dr. Jeffrey Runge
  • Samuel K. Skinner (Chair)
  • John W. Snow
   

When:

News conference (audio only): Tuesday, Feb. 2, 10 a.m. ET
A replay will be available 24 hours following the event.
Press release distribution: Tuesday, Feb. 2, 9:55 a.m. ET

   

Where:

Access the audio-only news conference: U.S. callers: (844) 529-0686, international callers: (970) 372-2155; Conference ID for all: 41464091

   

Why:

The Panel was created to audit and prepare an independent report regarding Takata’s current manufacturing procedures for best practices in the production of safe inflators.

   

Interview opportunities:

Sam Skinner is available for questions during the news conference.

   

Additional Information:

All materials related to this report are accessible online at: www.takatapanel.com, including:

  • Report PDF
  • Panel member bios, headshots
  • FAQ
  • Audio archive of the news conference
  • Archived press releases
   

Media Contact:

Amy Littleton, KemperLesnik

773.569.0469 , amy.littleton@kemperlesnik.com

Astrid Greve Spencer, KemperLesnik

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