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NHTSA Press Releases

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Press Release Location Release Date
 
NHTSA Issues Final Rule to Streamline Petition Process to Advance Transportation Safety and Innovation Washington, DC December 18, 2018
U.S. Department of Transportation Releases Request for Comment (RFC) on Vehicle-to-Everything (V2X) Communications Washington, DC December 18, 2018
Thanksgiving Travel Advisory: Drive Safely and Make It to the Table
Buckle up, drive sober, and pay attention
Washington, DC November 16, 2018
NHTSA Advises Motorists to Drive Sober This Thanksgiving
Holiday can be deadly without careful planning
Washington, DC November 15, 2018
NHTSA Meets with Federal and Industry Leaders to Discuss Boosting Recall Repair Rates Washington, DC November 8, 2018
NHTSA Urges Motorists to Drive Safely Near School Zones and Bus Stops Washington, DC November 2, 2018
U.S. Department of Transportation’s National Highway Traffic Safety Administration issues statement on safety value of 5.9 GHz spectrum Washington, DC October 24, 2018
NHTSA directs driverless shuttle to stop transporting school children in Florida Washington, DC October 19, 2018
National Highway Traffic Safety Administration issues statement about New Car Assessment Program's highest rating Washington, DC October 9, 2018
U.S. Department of Transportation Releases 'Preparing for the Future of Transportation: Automated Vehicles 3.0' Washington, DC October 4, 2018
U.S. DOT Announces 2017 Roadway Fatalities Down Washington, DC October 3, 2018
New Car Assessment Program Public Meeting Washington, DC September 12, 2018
Consumer Advisory: NHTSA Tips to Protect Against Odometer Fraud Washington, DC September 6, 2018
EPA and DOT Announce Three Public Hearings on the Proposed SAFE Vehicles Rule Washington, DC August 28, 2018
Consumer Advisory: Protect Children Traveling To and From School Washington, DC August 20, 2018
U.S. Department of Transportation Launches New Ad Campaign to Stop Impaired Driving
Annual “Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over” campaign ads include drug-impaired driving for the first time
Nashville August 14, 2018
U.S. DOT’s NHTSA to host public meeting on New Car Assessment Program Washington, DC August 6, 2018
Consumer Advisory: Heatstroke Prevention Day – July 31
Agency invites the public to take the Heatstroke Awareness Challenge
Washington, DC July 30, 2018
NHTSA Pushes Automakers to Make Takata Air Bag Repair Plans Public
Agency urges consumers to act quickly to repair defective air bags
Washington, DC July 13, 2018
Consumer Advisory: Summertime Is Prime Time for Vehicle Thefts - Protect Your Ride Washington, DC July 5, 2018
Consumer Advisory: NHTSA Encourages Motorists to Drive Safe and Sober this Fourth of July Holiday Washington, DC July 2, 2018
Consumer Advisory: NHTSA Issues an Alert to Prevent Child Heatstroke in Cars Washington, DC June 26, 2018
June Is Tire Safety Month Washington, DC June 21, 2018
CONSUMER ADVISORY: NHTSA Deems ‘Autopilot Buddy’ Product Unsafe Washington, DC June 19, 2018
June 18 Is Motorcycle and Scooter Ride to Work Day Washington, DC June 15, 2018
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