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U.S. DOT Reminds Public to Check for Recalls as Clocks Fall Back


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WASHINGTON –  As the end of daylight saving time approaches, the U.S. Department of Transportation’s National Highway Traffic Safety Administration is reminding motorists to check their vehicles for open recalls as part...

Proactive Safety Principles 2016


Today’s motor vehicles are safer than they have ever been as automakers continue to invest in the development and implementation of innovative safety technologies and practices. Since the passage of the National Traffic and Motor Vehicle Safety Act in 1966, fatalities as a share of miles...

U.S DOT Extends Federal Oversight of General Motors

The news comes on the anniversary of GM’s historic agreement with NHTSA after facing record fines for the long-delayed Chevrolet Cobalt recall


WASHINGTON – The U.S. Department of Transportation's National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (...


  Input will be used to identify best practices and new approaches for improving the recall process

WASHINGTON – The U.S. Department of Transportation’s National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) today hosted its Retooling Recalls event, a one-day workshop...