TRW Automotive sets the standard for state-of-the-art innovations when it comes to the development of integrated safety systems for the automotive industry. TRW has around the 64,000 employees developing and manufacturing systems and products made to the highest safety and quality criteria at 185 sites worldwide. As part of TRW Automotive, TRW Airbag Systems is active in the passenger protection systems division. Located in Rostock/Laage the company designs and produces gas generators for airbags and distributes them to the global automotive industry. The factory in Rostock/Laage is one of the division’s largest and most modern facilities employing roughly 620 people. In 2015, TRW Automotive was acquired by global automobile supplier ZF Friedrichshafen AG.