GWR News

Why GWR is an ISO 9001 certified company

ISO 9001 is the internationally recognized standard for Quality Management Systems (QMS), and is a systematic and process driven approach to managing a commercial enterprise. ISO 9001 has proven to make business owners and managers feel more in control, ensuring everyone within the organization is clear about what they do, and have a framework to resolve problems quickly and efficiently. GWR Safety Systems, an ISO certified company, uses ISO 9001 processes to ensure that our products consistently meet customer requirements, have a consistent level of quality, and that we continually improve. Our mission is to create 100% safety because the…
GWR PRODUCTS STAYING AHEAD OF LEGISLATION

GWR Products Staying Ahead Of Legislation

GWR, a global leader in the designing, developing and manufacturing of automotive and non automotive seat belts announced today the introduction of the new GR18, one of the key components of our latest Wheelchair Tie downs and Occupant Restraint System technology. As per the current WC18 guidelines, the wheelchair tie downs and occupant restraint systems (WTORS) have to pass a frontal sled test impact at 30mph with a force of 20g. The test has to be performed using an 85 Kg (187 lb) surrogate wheelchair and a 77 Kg (170 lb) midsize adult crash test dummy. With the introduction of…
GWR Safety Systems HIRES CARLOS GRASSI

GWR Hires Carlos Grassi As General Manager

GWR, a global leader in the designing, developing and manufacturing of automotive and non-automotive seat belts and restraint systems announced today that Carlos Grassi has joined the company as General Manager, effective immediately. He has also been elected to the Board of Directors and will serve as Chairman. Mr. Grassi brings over 30 years of automotive industry experience to GWR. Since 1977 Carlos Grassi has had a distinguished international career, living in Argentina, Mexico, Spain and Italy. Carlos’ previous experience as General Manager of ABB Spain and as Director of Operations Europe for Allied Signal (now Key Safety Systems) will…
GWR SPINS OFF GAR/VADEBAGS

GWR Spins Off GAR/VADEBAGS

GWR, a global leader in the designing, developing and manufacturing of automotive and non automotive seat belts announced today the spin off of Vadebags GAR from GWR. Since it’s inception GWR had a business unit dedicated to textile manufacturing, producing firemen backpacks and bags for commercial purposes. In 2010, GWR started producing a new line of fashion accessories, under the brands of Vadebags and GAR, using recycled materials from the auto industry. In fall 2013, the GWR’s Board of Directors completed a strategic review of the Company and unanimously approved a plan to separate its textile accessories business from GWR…
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GWR Featured at Buscon New Product Showcase

GWR, a global leader in the designing, developing and manufacturing of automotive and non automotive seat belts announced today at BusCon 2012 the introduction of the new Gurt Control M2M3. Gurt Control M2M3 is a revolutionary new technology that shares live to any device via the web how many people are sitting in the bus and how many are wearing their seatbelt. With Gurt Control M2M3 bus fleets and insurance companies can check how many passengers are sitting in the bus and who is using the seatbelt while sitting. If a bus is equipped with Gurt Control M2M3 technology and…