The prestigious award recognizes automotive suppliers for superior innovation
Safety remains at the forefront of everything we do
To help keep drivers, passengers and first responders safe in the event of an accident
(2022.09.21) Ningbo, China/ Auburn Hills, MI USA Joyson Safety Systems (JSS) was named a 2022 Automotive News PACE Award winner at the awards ceremony on September 19. The prestigious award recognizes automotive suppliers for superior innovation, technological advancement and business performance.
Joyson Safety Systems was recognized for its Pyrotechnic Battery Disconnect, an active, low cost, lightweight battery interruption device. This device is triggered by the electronic control unit to irreversibly disconnect the high voltage, high current flow from surrounding electric vehicle systems to help mitigate the increased risks of electrocution resulting from electric and hybrid vehicle crashes.
“Safety remains at the forefront of everything we do, and it is an honor to have the hard work, science and dedication our team put into developing this technology recognized with this PACE Award,” said Tao Liu, CEO, Joyson Safety Systems. “As the electric and hybrid vehicle market continues to grow, technologies such as the JSS pyrotechnic battery disconnect are essential to help keep drivers, passengers and first responders safe in the event of an accident, battery fire, overcharge, or short-circuit event.”
The 28th annual PACE Awards were presented by Automotive News. The competition was open to suppliers that contribute products, processes, materials or services directly to the manufacture of cars or trucks. The Automotive News PACE Award is accepted around the world as the industry benchmark for innovation.
The Automotive News PACE Award recognition is the result of an extensive review by an independent panel of judges including a comprehensive written application and a virtual site visit.
About Joyson Electronics
Ningbo Joyson Electronic Corp. (600699 SH) is one of the best automotive suppliers for the world's leading automobile manufacturers. It is committed to the R&D and manufacture of intelligent cockpit, intelligent driving, E-Mobility and automotive safety, etc. Headquartered in Ningbo, China, Joyson owns the Intelligent Vehicle Technology Research Institute, the New Energy Research Institute, the Automotive Electronics Division and the Automotive Safety Division, etc.
About Joyson Safety Systems
Joyson Safety Systems is a global leader in mobility safety providing safety-critical components, systems and technologies to automotive and non-automotive markets. Joyson Safety Systems is headquartered in Auburn Hills, Michigan, USA, with a global network of more than 40,000 employees in 25 countries. It is a subsidiary of Ningbo Joyson Electronic Corp. (SHA: 600699, “Joyson Electronics”).