NHTSA launches Safe Cars Save Lives' public awareness campaign focused on recalls

NHTSA launches 'Safe Cars Save Lives' public awareness campaign

Jan 21: Year-long digital advertising push will urge consumers to check for open recalls at least twice a year and to get vehicles fixed as soon as parts are available. Read More

DOT, automakers agree on proactive safety principles

DOT, NHTSA and automakers agree on proactive safety principles

Jan. 15: Historic agreement on set of broad-ranging actions to help make roads safer for Americans and help avoid vehicle safety crisis. Read More

Pace is accelerating for repairs of vehicles affected in Takata air bag recalls

Pace is accelerating for repairs of vehicles affected in Takata air bag recalls

In the two-week period ending Dec. 4, just over 950,000 vehicles have been repaired. NHTSA also selects independent monitor to oversee compliance. Read More

NHTSA proposes new 5-Star Safety Ratings

NHTSA intends to take 5-Star Ratings to new era of safety

Planned high-tech upgrades include a new crash test, new dummies and crash-avoidance ratings that will give consumers even better information to help them choose a safe vehicle. Read More

 

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TAKATA RECALL UPDATE

>> Latest: New developments about defective inflators will lead to more vehicle recalls ... Pace of repairs is accelerating. | See lists of all affected vehicles by year, make and model.

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