Latest Joan Claybrook 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,

2014-01-22 12:20:33

Eleventh Annual Roadmap Report Highlights Dangerous Gaps in State Traffic Safety Laws WASHINGTON, Jan.

2011-07-29 09:00:00

WASHINGTON, July 29, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Legislation to improve the safety of vehicles, advance traffic safety laws in states and enhance consumer information has been introduced by the Democratic leaders of the Senate Committee on Commerce, Science and Transportation.

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.

2010-01-08 08:20:00

Advocates for Highway and Auto Safety to release 2010 Report Card on Highway Safety WASHINGTON, Jan. 8 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- As state legislatures across the nation open their 2010 sessions, Advocates for Highway and Auto Safety will issue its state-by-state ratings of traffic safety laws.

2009-09-11 07:10:00

Special interest provision quietly inserted in federal transportation budget bill without public input or congressional hearings Public health and safety groups warn of increased deaths and injuries, medical costs, road and bridge damage, and domino effect throughout Northeast USA if big rig provision passes. WASHINGTON, Sept.

Word of the Day
  • In medieval musical notation, a sign or neume denoting a shake or trill.
The word 'quilisma' comes from a Greek word meaning 'a roll'.