Viewing entries tagged with 'Seatbelt'

European Commission announces fines

The European Commission (EC) has announced fines for car parts makers Autoliv and TRW (now acquired by ZF Friedrichshafen) for a cartel in the supply of airbags, seatbelts and steering wheels to the Volkswagen and BMW groups.

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Jaguar Land Rover recalls vehicles in China for seatbelt check

Jaguar Land Rover is recalling 6,438 vehicles in China for defective seatbelts, according to media reports.

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Joyson and KSS complete merger

Key Safety Systems (KSS), a supplier of safety technology for the transport sector including airbags and seatbelts, has completed its merger with Ningbo Joyson Electronic, creating an automotive supplier business with annual sales of more than US$3bn and 20,000 employees worldwide.

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Olea launches 'Internet of Things' seatbelt sensor

Olea Sensor Networks has released a seatbelt vital sign monitor for automotive safety applications that works with next-generation Internet of Things telematics systems inside a vehicle and becomes a part of advanced driver assistance systems.

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Takata agrees to pay US$71.3m for seatbelt price fixing

Takata will settle antitrust charges with US federal prosecutors by paying US$71.3m for price fixing seatbelts sold to automakers, Reuters reported.

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TRW unveils seatbelt concept at Geneva Motor Show

TRW Automotive Holdings revealed a new seatbelt concept in collaboration with Rinspeed at last month’s Geneva Motor Show.

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Autoliv supplies ‘belt bag’ to Mercedes S-class

Autoliv is expanding its safety system offering for passengers in the rear seats with the Bag-in-belt. This new seatbelt has been developed in co-operation with Daimler and will be offered for the first time on the new flagship Mercedes S-class.

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Seatbelt manufacturing plant to be set up in Indonesia

Automotive safety parts supplier Katsuyama Finetech is to set up seatbelt parts manufacturing plant in Jakarta, Indonesia, with an investment of ¥900m (US$11.6m) by 2014.

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