SALVAGE TAKATA AIRBAGS RECOVERY PROGRAM

ABOUT

  • CERTAIN TAKATA AIRBAGS HAVE KILLED AND INJURED VEHICLE DRIVERS AND PASSENGERS IN AUSTRALIA, AND INTERNATIONALLY
  • THESE AIRBAGS ARE SUBJECT TO A COMPULSORY RECALL NOTICE issued by the AUSTRALIAN CONSUMER AND COMPETITION COMMISSION (ACCC)
  • IT IS ILLEGAL TO SELL ANY AIRBAG THAT IS SUBJECT TO THIS RECALL NOTICE
  • MANUFACTURERS WANT TO RECOVER THESE AIRBAGS FROM AUTO RECYCLERS,SCRAP METAL DEALERS AND SECOND HAND PARTS SELLERS ACROSS AUSTRALIA
  • IF A RECYCLER HAS ONE OF THESE AIRBAGS IN THEIR INVENTORY, THEY CAN RECEIVE COMPENSATION FOR RETURNING IT TO THE MANUFACTURER

$75 PER DRIVER AIRBAG
$90 PER PASSENGER AIRBAG

HAS THE RECYCLER PREVIOUSLY SCRAPPED A RECALLED AIRBAG?
$15 PER CERTIFICATE OF DESTRUCTION*

This will require a recycler to have available and to retain adequate evidence of Destruction for that airbag.