Through enforcing vehicle performance standards and partnerships with state and local governments, NHTSA reduces deaths, injuries and economic losses from motor vehicle crashes.
Highway Safety Grant Programs
NHTSA provides grants to State governments so States can conduct effective highway safety programs.
U.S. DOT’s NHTSA to host public meeting on New Car Assessment ProgramRead More about U.S. DOT’s NHTSA to host public meeting on New Car Assessment Program
Consumer Advisory: Heatstroke Prevention Day – July 31
Agency invites the public to take the Heatstroke Awareness ChallengeJuly 30, 2018 Read More about Consumer Advisory: Heatstroke Prevention Day – July 31
NHTSA Pushes Automakers to Make Takata Air Bag Repair Plans Public
Agency urges consumers to act quickly to repair defective air bagsJuly 13, 2018 Read More about NHTSA Pushes Automakers to Make Takata Air Bag Repair Plans Public
NHTSA Careers & Internships
Dedicated to achieving the highest standards of excellence in motor vehicle and highway safety, NHTSA works daily to help prevent crashes and their attendant costs, both human and financial.
The agency strives to exceed the expectations of the American public through its core values of Integrity, Service, and Leadership.Work at NHTSA