The Ford - Firestone Brawl - VRARy

Exhibit I: Deaths and Injuries Resulting from Firestone Tire Failures in Us (As on February 6, 2001)
Exhibit II: NHTSA Firestone Incident Database
Exhibit III: NHTSA Firestone Incident Database Total Crashes
Exhibit IV: NHTSA Firestone Incident Database Fatality Crashes
Exhibit V: NHTSA Firestone Incident Database Injury Crashes
Exhibit V: NHTSA Firestone Incident Database Crashes with Rollover
Exhibit VII: Chronology of Events in Ford/Firestone Controversy
Exhibit VIII: The Trial

CASE 10.3 THE FORD-FIRESTONE BRAWL …
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In addition to tire replacement concerns, committee investigators have been told that Ford knew several years ago that some Goodyear tires had a better performance history on Explorers than some Firestone tires, however Ford bought the cheaper Firestone tires after Goodyear refused to cut its prices.


CASE 10.3 The Ford–Firestone Brawl .

(Studio: Anthony Mason) The economic impact of the Ford Explorer/Firestone tire investigation examined.
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(Washington: Sharyl Attkisson) The battles before Congress between Ford Motor Company and Bridgestone/Firestone tire company featured; scenes shown of driving tests.


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WASHINGTON - Wading deep into the troubled waters stirred by the warring Firestone tire and Ford Motor companies, House Commerce Chairman Billy Tauzin, R-Chackbay, asked a federal safety agency to investigate how, and why, Ford chooses tires for its Explorer sport utility vehicles. In the process, he came under fire Tuesday for claiming Ford Motor Co. is replacing Firestone tires with other brands that fail more often, but refusing to name the other brands.

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Tauzin did not absolve Firestone. No matter what is discovered about Ford, "the central event is the tire-tread separation" on some models of Firestone tires, he said.

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Ford and Firestone seemed to have known about the flaws in the tires for almost a year prior to the recall but it wasn't until NHTSA launched a preliminary investigation that Firestone announced a voluntary recall...

Ford and Firestone seemed to have known about the flaws in the tires for almost a year prior to the recall but it wasn't until NHTSA launched a preliminary investigation that Firestone announced a voluntary recall. Questions were raised about how Ford and Firestone responded to the first evidence of tire problems...

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