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Press Releases

13 Results
Title Location Release Date
NHTSA Estimates Traffic Fatalities Continued to Decline in First Quarter of 2024

Projections show an eighth consecutive quarterly decline in traffic fatalities

Washington, DC

June 24, 2024
Consumer Alert: Kia Issues 'Park Outside' Recall for Certain 2020-2024 Telluride Vehicles for Fire Risk

Owners should park vehicles outside and away from structures until the free repair is complete

Washington, DC

June 07, 2024
USDOT Finalizes New Fuel Economy Standards for Model Years 2027-2031

New standards will save Americans hundreds of dollars at the pump over the lifetime of their vehicles

Washington, DC

June 07, 2024
Consumer Alert: Nissan Issues “Do Not Drive” Warning for Certain 2002-2006 Models with Recalled Takata Air Bags

Vehicle owners are advised not to drive affected vehicles until they receive the free repair

Washington, DC

May 29, 2024
NHTSA Kicks Off Click It or Ticket Campaign Targeting Seat Belt Use in Nighttime, Rural Crashes

Of the passenger vehicle occupants killed in 2022, more than half were unbelted in nighttime crashes

Washington, DC

May 16, 2024
Consumer Alert: NHTSA Urges Drivers Not to Use Aftermarket Steering Wheel Decals After Another Injury

Washington, DC

May 14, 2024
ICYMI: Safety Advocates Voice Support for Biden Administration’s New Car Safety Rule That Will Save Hundreds of Lives Each Year

Washington, DC

May 03, 2024
NHTSA Urges the Public to Help Prevent Child Heatstroke and “Stop. Look. Lock.”

National Heatstroke Prevention Day is today, May 1

Washington, DC

May 01, 2024
NHTSA Finalizes Key Safety Rule to Reduce Crashes and Save Lives

Washington, DC

April 29, 2024
NHTSA Recognizes Traffic Safety Advocates at Annual Lifesavers Conference

Denver, CO

April 08, 2024