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Standing behind their work

...wrong with the tires and it is aggressively seeking to find out. "We made some bad tires," Executive Vice President John Lampe said Sept. 12, "and we take full responsibility for them." The century-old company's tire recall is the second-largest...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/09/24/bus_297460.shtml
Business
Bridgestone/Firestone agrees to recall 3.5 million more SUV tires

...replacement plan announced in May by Ford. "We do not agree with NHTSA's findings," Bridgestone/Firestone CEO John Lampe said in a statement. "Our testing and science show our tires perform extremely well. However, we have decided that...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/10/04/met_323758.shtml
Metro
Firestone will keep area jobs

...employees with concerns. "The question many of you have is what impact will this have on BFSC?" it said. "As stated by John Lampe, the CEO and president of Bridgestone/Firestone, the completion of our recall remains our highest priority." The...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/10/19/bus_300782.shtml
Business
Firestone outlines pay plan

...removed from the vehicle. "We believe this is a simple and fair way to make things right for our customers," said John Lampe, executive vice president. The policy will be explained on Bridgestone/Firestone's Web sites (www.bridgestone-firestone...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/08/16/bus_295558.shtml
Business
Dow plunges 357.36 in latest global selloff

...retirement savings, again appeared willing to ride out the latest drop. "It doesn't make me sweat at all," said John Lampe, 33, of Denver. "Over the long period of time, it's going to go up. ... I just wish I had more money to put...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/08/28/bus_237218.shtml
Business
Business briefs

...same panel. The House Commerce Committee scheduled hearings for Tuesday to examine the safety of Firestone tires and the Ford Explorer. Ford CEO Jacques Nasser and Bridgestone/Firestone CEO John Lampe originally were to appear together.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/06/13/bus_312744.shtml
Business
Putting out the fires at Firestone

...also have picked up during the past six months. In October, the company's first American chief executive officer, John Lampe, was named. Mr. Lampe admitted in a September congressional hearing that his company "had made some bad tires and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/04/29/bus_315925.shtml
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Workers show concern over recall

...Q: I wanted to ask about the statement during the hearings from Bridgestone/Firestone's Executive Vice President John Lampe. It is the only time, that I know of, that the company actually acknowledged that there may be something wrong with...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/09/24/bus_297462.shtml
Business
More safety info needed

...also are dangerous and should be replaced. Bridgestone/Firestone disputes that claim, but executive vice president John Lampe told the committee the company now plans to replace the tires for free or reimburse customers up to $140 per tire for...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/09/13/bus_295782.shtml
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