NHTSA Press Releases

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Press Release Location Release Date
 
Buckle Up. It Could Save Your Life.
NHTSA Kicks Off Its Annual Seat Belt Campaign
Washington, DC May 21, 2018
As Car Buying Season Approaches, New NHTSA Report Shows Newer Vehicles Are Safer
Study at NHTSA.gov Evaluates Relationship Between Vehicle Age and Crash Injury Severity
Washington, DC May 9, 2018
Consumer Advisory: Safety Tips for Bicycle Safety Month & Bike to School Day Washington, DC May 8, 2018
Low Completion Rates on 'Do Not Drive' Warning
NHTSA Issues Second Public Plea to MY 2006 Ford Ranger and Mazda B-Series Truck Owners
Washington, DC May 7, 2018
Consumer Advisory:  Tips from NHTSA to Protect Against Odometer Fraud Washington, DC April 23, 2018
USDOT and NHTSA announce 2018 annual Public Service Awards San Antonio, Texas April 23, 2018
U.S. DOT and NHTSA Kick Off 5th Annual U Drive. U Text. U Pay. Campaign
April is National Distracted Driving Awareness Month
Washington, DC April 5, 2018
NHTSA Proposes to Retain Corporate Average Fuel Economy Penalty Rate Washington, DC March 27, 2018
Put Safety First This St. Patrick’s Day: Plan a Safe Way Home, Before You Start to Drink Washington, DC March 14, 2018
U.S. DOT Reminds Public to Check for Recalls as Clocks Spring Forward Washington, DC March 8, 2018
NHTSA introduces new Compliance Assistance Program Washington, DC February 26, 2018
NHTSA Issues Consumer Safety Advisory: Ford and Mazda Expand ‘Do Not Drive Warning’ Washington, DC February 12, 2018
NHTSA Launches Drug-Impaired Driving Initiative and Announces March 15 Summit Washington, DC January 25, 2018
NHTSA Issues Statement on 2006 Ford Ranger Washington, DC January 11, 2018
NHTSA-IIHS Announcement on AEB Washington, DC December 21, 2017
U.S. DOT Urges Drivers This Holiday Season to “Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over” Washington, DC December 14, 2017
NHTSA Releases More Data on Takata Air Bag Repairs Washington, DC November 29, 2017
Make It to the Table: Don’t Drink and Drive this Thanksgiving Eve
U.S. DOT urges consumers to plan a sober ride
Washington, DC November 17, 2017
V2V Statement
V2V Statement Attributable to the Department of Transportation
Washington, DC November 8, 2017
U.S. DOT to Host Listening Session on Automated Driving Systems 2.0: A Vision for Safety Washington, DC November 3, 2017
U.S. DOT Reminds Public to Check for Recalls as Clocks Fall Back
Check for recalls twice a year on NHTSA.gov/recalls
Washington, DC November 2, 2017
U.S. DOT and Maryland MVA Collaborate to Improve Recall Remedy Rates Washington, DC October 27, 2017
USDOT Releases 2016 Fatal Traffic Crash Data Washington, DC October 6, 2017
U.S. DOT releases new Automated Driving Systems guidance   Ann Arbor, Michigan September 12, 2017
U.S. DOT reminds motorists to 'Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over' Washington, DC August 30, 2017
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