NHTSA Press Releases

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Press Release Location Release Date
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
NHTSA helps raise awareness of child heatstroke in cars Washington, DC July 28, 2017
U.S. Department of Transportation to reexamine civil penalty rate for Corporate Average Fuel Economy standards Washington, DC July 7, 2017
Consumer Advisory: Simple tips before hitting the road this summer
Before you drive off, check out our travel safety tips so you’ll stay safer and maybe prevent the cost of an unexpected repair
Washington, DC May 25, 2017
U.S. DOT kicks off 'Click It or Ticket'
Law-enforcement mobilization brings together the power of 10,000 agencies to crack down on unbuckled drivers
Washington, DC May 16, 2017
NHTSA Announces Annual Public Service Awards Charlotte, NC March 27, 2017
DOT Launches New Railroad Crossing Safety Ad Campaign Washington, DC January 13, 2017
U.S. DOT Reboots NHTSA.gov, Providing Valuable New Auto and Road Safety Features For Consumer Washington, DC December 21, 2016
U.S. DOT urges public to ‘Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over’ and announces funding for innovative technology to end drunk driving Washington, DC December 14, 2016
Traveling the three lanes on the Road to Zero
NHTSA's new strategic plan, The Road Ahead, is an approach that could lead to an America free of motor vehicle fatalities.
Washington, DC December 13, 2016
U.S. DOT advances deployment of Connected Vehicle Technology to prevent hundreds of thousands of crashes Washington, DC December 13, 2016
U.S. DOT accelerates replacements of Takata air bag inflators Washington, DC December 9, 2016
U.S. DOT issues consent order and fines up to $1 million to Ride the Ducks International, LLC Washington, DC December 6, 2016
U.S. DOT proposes guidelines to address driver distraction caused by mobile devices in vehicles Washington, DC November 23, 2016
Seat belt use in U.S. reaches historic 90 percent Washington, DC November 21, 2016
NHTSA sets 'Quiet Car' safety standard to protect pedestrians Washington, DC November 14, 2016
U.S. DOT announces public meeting on Federal Automated Vehicles Policy Washington, DC November 1, 2016
USDOT announces Volvo Truck recall achieves 100 percent completion Washington, DC October 31, 2016
U.S. DOT issues Federal guidance to the automotive industry for improving motor vehicle cybersecurity Washington, DC October 24, 2016
NHTSA confirms 11th U.S. fatality tied to rupture of Takata air bag inflator Washington, DC October 20, 2016
U.S. DOT and Safety Partners Highlight Teen Driver Safety Week Events
Officials hold events across country to address teen driver safety and to remind parents of "5 to Drive" safety principles for young drivers.
Washington, DC October 17, 2016
U.S. DOT, National Safety Council Launch 'Road to Zero' Coalition to End Roadway Fatalities
New partnership aims to end traffic fatalities within the next 30 years.
Washington, DC October 3, 2016
U.S. DOT issues Federal Policy for safe testing and deployment of automated vehicles Washington, DC September 20, 2016
National Highway Traffic Safety Administration Press Releases