Articles about automobile safety


Woman claims vehicle headrest sent her to hospital

Last updated: 09/03/2020

FOREST PARK, Ill. (WLS) -- A Forest Park woman says her headrest deployed while she was driving, hitting her in the head and caused her injuries.Laura Klosowski was driving in...

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Virginia Tech Transportation Institute awarded $15 million in grants for automated vehicle safety research

Last updated: 09/02/2020

Virginia Tech Transportation Institute awarded $15 million in grants for automated vehicle safety research Ben Walls, news staff writer Dec 8, 2019 VTTI’s newest automated...

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Ways To Reduce Parent Anxiety About Teen Driving

Last updated: 08/31/2020

Editorial Note: Forbes may earn a commission on sales made from partner links on this page, but that doesn't affect our editors' opinions or evaluations. If you’re the parent...

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FCC Votes to Split Safety Spectrum with Telecoms Over Transportation Chief's Warning

Last updated: 08/28/2020

The U.S. telecommunications regulator voted on Thursday to advance a plan to split a key spectrum block set aside for auto safety to accommodate the burgeoning number of...

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Gov. Northam proposes eliminating state vehicle inspections, but critics say roads will be less safe

Last updated: 08/23/2020

HAMPTON ROADS, Va. — Drivers may be able to pump the breaks on their next vehicle inspection. Governor Ralph Northam is proposing to eliminate vehicle safety inspections in the...

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Michigan plans to redesign road for self-driving cars

Last updated: 08/22/2020

Michigan announced Thursday that it's teaming with tech and auto companies to attempt to retrofit a roughly 40-mile stretch of two roads outside Detroit exclusively for...

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3 crashes, 3 deaths raise questions about Tesla's Autopilot

Last updated: 08/19/2020

DETROIT -- Three crashes involving Teslas that killed three people have increased scrutiny of the company’s Autopilot driving system just months before CEO Elon Musk has planned...

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How A Bent Model Y Seat Reveals A Huge Hole In US Safety Standards

Last updated: 08/19/2020

Home Tesla Model Y News Safety How A Bent Model Y Seat Reveals A Huge Hole In US Safety Standards By: Gustavo Henrique Ruffo Is it any good to comply with laws that do not...

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Preserving the Safety Spectrum Keeps School Buses Safe - School Transportation News

Last updated: 08/17/2020

Automotive safety technologies continue to play a big role in saving lives across the country every day. One of the most effective technologies, known as Vehicle-to-Everything...

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Spend Even Half An Hour Looking Into Auto Safety And Everything Gets Upsetting

Last updated: 08/15/2020

Spend Even Half An Hour Looking Into Auto Safety And Everything Gets Upsetting You may also like Photo: NASA Yesterday I bumped into another old story that knocks around the car...

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