Mar 24, 2017

Nissan snubs talks with UAW after rally at Mississippi plant

Nissan Motor Co. is declining to talk to union supporters about conditions at its Mississippi assembly plant. A March 14 letter from Nissan executive Scott Becker to the United Auto Workers union declines to address demands presented after a March 4 pro-union rally. Becker ...

/ Jan 31, 2017

Japan planning safety standards for self-driving vehicles

The transport ministry said Monday it will introduce safety standards for self-driving vehicles in Japan as early as this fall, including an alarm system that sounds 15 seconds after a driver takes his hands off the steering wheel while traveling on a highway. The ...