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Press Releases



24 Results
Title Location Release Date
 
Biden-Harris Administration, U.S. Department of Transportation Announce Comprehensive Actions to Increase Underride Protection on Truck Trailers and Prevent Deadly Crashes

Washington, DC

June 30, 2022
NHTSA Improves Child Safety Seat Testing Standards with Final Rule on Side Impact Protection

Establishes requirement for first-of-its-kind side impact test

Washington, DC

June 22, 2022
NHTSA Releases Initial Data on Safety Performance of Advanced Vehicle Technologies

Data provide an important window into the operations of ADAS and ADS and will help inform NHTSA’s efforts to assess and advance safety

Washington, DC

June 15, 2022
Consumer Alert: Goodyear Issues Recall for Select Tires Used on RVs

Washington, DC

June 07, 2022
Consumer Alert: Ford Issues Park Outside Warning for 2021 Expeditions and Lincoln Navigators

Automaker confirms 16 fires, most in unattended vehicles

Washington, DC

May 19, 2022
Newly Released Estimates Show Traffic Fatalities Reached a 16-Year High in 2021

Washington, DC

May 17, 2022
Consumer Alert: Mercedes-Benz USA Announces Voluntary Do Not Drive Recall for Select 2006-2012 ML, GL and R-Class Vehicles

Loss of brake assist could increase risk of crash

Washington, DC

May 12, 2022
NHTSA Announces 2022 Click It or Ticket Enforcement Mobilization

Washington, DC

May 12, 2022
NHTSA Reminds Parents to “Look Before You Lock”

National Heatstroke Prevention Day is Sunday, May 1

Washington, DC

April 27, 2022
NHTSA Kicks Off Eighth Annual U Drive. U Text. U Pay. Campaign

April is National Distracted Driving Awareness Month

Washington, DC

April 04, 2022