NHTSA Press Releases

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NHTSA Finds More Than a Third of Children Killed in Crashes Were Not in Car Seats or Wearing Seat Belts Washington, DC September 18, 2013
Back to School Safety Advisory: NHTSA Offers Tips to Keep Kids Safe Washington, DC September 4, 2013
U.S. Transportation Secretary Foxx Launches 'Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over' Crackdown Washington, DC August 22, 2013
U.S. Transportation Secretary Foxx Applauds Illinois for State-wide Ban on Handheld Cell Phone Use for All Drivers Washington, DC August 20, 2013
NHTSA to Provide Free VIN Searches to Help Consumers Check Cars, Light Trucks and Motorcycles for Uncompleted Recalls Washington, DC August 14, 2013
DOT Unveils New Tools to Help Communities Keep Pedestrians Safe Washington, DC August 5, 2013
Safety Advisory: NHTSA and Safe Kids Worldwide Urge Parents and Caregivers to Take Proper Precaution to Prevent Child Heatstroke in Hot Vehicles Washington, DC July 30, 2013
Consumer Advisory: Vehicle Thefts Increase in the Summer Months – NHTSA Offers Safety Tips for Car Owners Washington, DC July 8, 2013
SAFETY ADVISORY: NHTSA Urges Drivers to Check Tires During Hot Weather Washington, DC June 28, 2013
Toyota Motor Corp. Will Pay Record $17.35 Million in Civil Penalties for Alleged Violations of Federal Law Washington, DC December 18, 2012
U.S. Transportation Secretary Ray LaHood Launches 'Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over' Holiday Crackdown Washington, DC December 13, 2012
New NHTSA Analysis Shows 2011 Traffic Fatalities Declined by Nearly Two Percent Washington, DC December 10, 2012
U.S. DOT Proposes Broader Use of Event Data Recorders to Help Improve Vehicle Safety Washington, DC December 7, 2012
New NHTSA Report Shows Federal ESC Requirement Saving Lives Washington, DC November 30, 2012
New NHTSA Report Shows Seat Belt Use at Record High Washington, DC November 15, 2012
U.S. Department of Transportation Announces Winner of Distracted Driving Design Challenge Washington, DC November 13, 2012
U.S. Department of Transportation Gives Connecticut and Massachusetts $550,000 for Texting Ban Enforcement Demonstrations Washington, DC October 16, 2012
U.S. DOT Encourages Parents and Caregivers to Establish Rules of the Road for Teen Drivers as Part of National Teen Driver Safety Week Washington, DC October 15, 2012
NHTSA Statement on Updated Test Video of Counterfeit Air Bags Washington, DC October 11, 2012
Safety Advisory: NHTSA Alerting Consumers to Dangers of Counterfeit Air Bags Washington, DC October 10, 2012
U.S. DOT and Safe Kids Kick Off Child Passenger Safety Week With New Survey on Common Car Seat Mistakes Washington, DC September 17, 2012
NHTSA Announces Model Year 2013 Vehicles to be Rated Under Government 5-Star Safety Ratings Program Washington, DC September 12, 2012
'BACK TO SCHOOL' SAFETY ADVISORY: NHTSA and Chuggington™ Remind Parents and Students To Think Safe, Ride Safe, Be Safe! Washington, DC September 5, 2012
U.S. DOT Teams Up With Mazda Motorsports, Project Yellow Light, the Ad Council, and NOYS to Engage Young Drivers in Anti-Distracted Driving Campaign Washington, DC August 31, 2012
Obama Administration Finalizes Historic 54.5 mpg Fuel Efficiency Standards Washington, DC August 28, 2012
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