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Takata Air Bags

January 19, 2017: Issued amended order to continue the acceleration of recall repairs for Tataka air bag inflators.

42,000,000

Takata Air Bags

July 10, 2017: Driver frontal air bag inflator may rupture. Affects Ford, Mazda and Nissan vehicles.

2,700,000

Ford

June 26, 2017: Driveshaft coupling may fail, and the vehicle will not be able to move under its own power and the disconnected driveshaft may impact and damage the brake and fuel lines.

372,991

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24%
DECREASE IN SPEEDING FATALITIES IN DELAWARE IN 2015.
94%
SEAT BELT USE RATE IN ILLINOIS IN 2015, ONE OF THE HIGHEST STATE SEAT BELT USE RATES.
48%
DECREASE IN FATALITIES IN RURAL MASSACHUSETTS TOWNS IN 2015.

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