U.S. too slow to require rear seat belt warnings, lawsuit says

A new lawsuit accuses the federal government of being too slow to implement rules requiring that rear seat vehicle passengers be warned when they fail to buckle their seat belts.

UPDATED: 8/16/17 4:05 pm ET -- adds details, background

U.S. judge in Takata bankruptcy halts lawsuits vs. automakers for 90 days

A federal judge overseeing the bankruptcy of Takata's business in the United States halted lawsuits for 90 days against automakers brought by victims of its faulty airbag inflators.


Why Toyota is doubling down on N. America

Toyota is forging ahead in all three NAFTA countries at a time when other automakers are sounding more cautious.

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