Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
American Honda Motor Company, Inc.
Current Parent Company: 
Honda
Penalty: 
$5,000,000
Year: 
2020
Date: 
October 21, 2020
Offense Group: 
safety-related offenses
Primary Offense: 
motor vehicle safety violation
Violation Description: 

The Arizona Attorney General announced a $5 million settlement with Honda over allegations of concealed safety issues related to defective Takata airbag systems in certain Honda and Acura vehicles.

Level of Government: 
state
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
Arizona Attorney General
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
Facility State: 
Arizona
HQ Country of Parent: 
Japan
Ownership Structure of Parent: 
publicly traded
Major Industry of Parent: 
motor vehicles
Specific Industry of Parent: 
motor vehicles
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Parent company note: 
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