Latest Center for Auto Safety Stories

2014-04-18 23:07:16

A smaller, cheaper version of the ignition switch used by General Motors in its recalled vehicles may have been made to lower expenses, NHTSA and Center for Auto Safety say ROGERS, Ark. (PRWEB) April 18, 2014 Arkansas auto accident attorneys at Bailey & Oliver Law Firm will continue their investigation into injury and wrongful death claims associated with General Motor’s Feb. recall as new accusations from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration and the Center for Auto...

2013-06-07 23:16:13

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration has asked Chrysler to recall 2.7 million Jeep Grand Cherokees. Consumer injury attorney Michael J. Evans and other prominent attorneys are adding to the chorus demanding a Jeep recall. Birmingham Alabama (PRWEB) June 07, 2013 The Center for Auto Safety* has today revealed that it has grave concerns for the safety of children in car seats strapped into the back of Chrysler Jeeps in an interview with ABC News. "Parents who load their children...

2010-07-21 12:00:00

House Committee Leaders Join In Call For Immediate Action In Congress WASHINGTON, July 21 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- As the August Congressional recess nears, family members victimized by faulty cars that accelerated out-of-control gathered on Capitol Hill with key auto safety leaders, House Energy and Commerce Committee chair, Rep. Henry Waxman (D-CA), and committee members Rep. Bart Stupak (D-MI) and Rep. Bruce L. Braley (D-IA), to urge passage in Congress of the Motor Vehicle Safety...

2009-07-21 15:55:00

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration concealed the results of a study focused on determining the dangers of cellphone use while driving seven years ago due to fears of upsetting members of Congress, The New York Times reported Tuesday.Conducted in 2002, the study monitored the use of cellphones by US drivers. Researchers noted that 955 people died in 240,000 driving accidents that involved talking or texting.Dr. Jeffrey Runge, former head of the NHTSA, told the Times that the he...

Word of the Day
  • A fool; a simpleton: a term of abuse common in Ireland and to a less extent in the Gaelic-speaking parts of Scotland.
This word is partly Irish in origin.