Takata Corporation is a company that was founded in 1933 to provide for the safety requirements of the people. It functions from its headquarters in Tokyo, Japan, catering to the safety and security needs of the people worldwide. It has a team of approximately 49,000 employees and it works towards the goal of protecting people around the world. In other words, the company is into the business of manufacture and sale of motor vehicle seat belts, child restraint systems, airbags, steering wheels and other products, which ensure the safety of the people.
Takata started operations in 1933, when it started manufacturing woven textile fabrics. Later, in the 1950s it decided to venture into the field of safety, with the manufacture of seat belts for automobiles. The company strives to achieve its dream of ‘building a society with zero fatalities’ and in doing this, it also began making airbags, child restraint systems and other safety products. The company enjoys a strong reputation for safety around the world. It expanded outside Japan in 1980 when it started developing a structured framework for the development, procurement, manufacturing and sales of safety equipment worldwide.