Ford joins Honda, Toyota and Nissan is deciding against putting the inflators in cars, trucks and SUVs now under development.
It's also the largest so-called inversion, where an American corporation combines with a company headquartered in a country with a lower corporate tax rate, saving potentially millions each year in U.S. taxes.
Ford says a valve on a gasoline vapor recovery canister can get stuck, causing repeated air pressure changes in the gas tank. That can eventually cause a crack on top of the tank and a possible fuel leak.
Musk tweeted on Thursday that the company is expanding its Autopilot program staff "to achieve generalized full autonomy."
Chemours Co. this week announced plans to sell a Houston-area chemical plant to Dow Chemical for some $140 million.
Production workers ratified the agreement earlier this month by a 55.4 percent majority. But skilled trades workers like electricians and pipefitters rejected it, which sent negotiators back to the table.
Eric Knapp of Honeywell Process Solutions said at an event in Madrid that the company's oil and natural gas clients are experiencing an increase in both the amount of cyber activity and the sophistication of the attacks.
In this episode, an automatic self-service security system to keep the lines moving.
IMPO's top five stories last week included a worker fatality in a food service packaging accident, a massive auto recall and union workers preparing to strike after rejecting a contract.
The UAW and its German counterpart, IG Metall, formally announced the creation of a joint office to promote labor issues at German automakers and suppliers doing business in the South.
Ernest Preeg, MAPI Foundation senior advisor for international trade and finance, estimates a trade-related job loss of 150,000 American manufacturing jobs in the third quarter, headed toward 600,000 for the year.
A powdered metal manufacturer in northwestern Pennsylvania has been fined nearly $75,000 after an employee ended up losing a leg in a compactor accident.
The EPA began its Safer Chemical Ingredients List in 2012. Products that include those chemicals can be affixed with the agency's Safer Choice label for environmentally-friendly products.
The 2015 Los Angeles Auto Show opens to the public today. Here's a look at some of the key models automakers are debuting at this year's show.
Tesla Motors on Friday issued a recall of its vaunted Model S sedan over a possible seat belt defect.
The latest quarterly Stericycle Recall Index — produced by Stericycle ExpertSOLUTIONS — attributed 44 percent of recalls issued by the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission between July and September to furnishings, fixtures, appliances and housewares.
Self-driving taxis would likely return those otherwise unable to drive — children and the elderly — to the road.
This week's winner received FDA approval for the first genetically modified animal for human consumption; this week's loser from the automotive sector saw a small flaw turn into a big problem.
In this episode, a Nevada company plans to once again offer flights faster than the speed of sound.
Hyundai is recalling nearly 305,000 Sonata midsize cars because the brake lights can stay on when the driver isn't stopping.