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Traffic fatalities up sharply in 2015 to 35,092

White House and DOT issue call to action to data scientists and public health experts as 2,348 more people died in crashes than in 2014

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NHTSA data shows traffic deaths up sharply in 2015

Takata air bags repaired: More than 10 million

Through August 12, a total of 10,018,777 defective Takata driver and passenger air bags have been repaired. Details

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Takata air bags repaired: More than 10 million

NHTSA & EPA issue CAFE final rule for large vehicles

August 16: Rule sets fuel efficiency and GHG emission standards for medium- and heavy-duty vehicles for model years 2018-2027

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NHTSA and EPA issue final rule for Phase 2 for medium- and heavy-duty vehicles

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July 20: Dr. Mark R. Rosekind on automated vehicle technology: If we wait for perfect, we’ll be waiting for a very, very long time

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