Infographic: When Did GM Know It Had An Ignition Switch Dilemma?

By Ronnie Polidoro

GM CEO Mary Barra will be on the scorching seat today as Congress grills the GM chief and government regulators more than what took the organization so lengthy to concern a recall in excess of a fatal ignition switch defect. Barra, who took over as CEO earlier this yr will apologize in her testimony prior to the House Committee on Vitality and Commerce and guarantee a “thorough and unimpeded” investigation. The defect has been linked to engine stalls and failure of airbags. Families of victims of the defective GM ignition switches also plan to communicate ahead of the House hearing convenes.

1st published April 1 2014, 4:58 AM

Ronnie Polidoro

Ronnie Polidoro is a producer for “NBC Nightly News with Brian Williams” in New York. He would like you to hold your cellphone horizontally when taking video.

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