Articles about automobile safety


Hydroplaning: 9 Expert Tips To Keep Your Car Under Control

Last updated: 02/19/2020

Hydroplaning (also known as “aquaplaning”) happens when the tires of your vehicle begin to ride on top of standing water instead of the surface of the road. Contrary to most...

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U.S. lawmakers to hear calls for requiring new safeguards for self-driving cars

Last updated: 02/15/2020

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A U.S. House panel on Tuesday will hear calls for requiring new safeguards as part of any effort to speed the adoption of self-driving cars on U.S....

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This Vehicle Has No Side-View Mirrors—and It's Legal

Last updated: 02/09/2020

This Vehicle Has No Side-View Mirrors—and It's Legal 02.06.2020 12:54 PM This Vehicle Has No Side-View Mirrors—and It's Legal Self-driving startup Nuro is the first company to...

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Safety expert: GM put 2019 pickup owners at risk after brake issues found

Last updated: 02/09/2020

A link has been posted to your Facebook feed. General Motors is contacting about 900 customers who've complained of brake failure in their pickups to come in for an...

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Adapted Vehicles

Last updated: 02/08/2020

Adapted Vehicles Español Overview People with disabilities can often drive safely by making modifications or adding adaptive equipment to their vehicles to meet their specific...

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U.S. car safety agency head: NAFTA successor 'big win' for industry

Last updated: 02/01/2020

DETROIT (Reuters) - The acting top U.S. auto safety official said on Monday he was confident the U.S. Congress will ratify the trade treaty intended to replace NAFTA, boosting...

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Report Card for the States Rates Those with Best and Worst Laws to Cut Traffic Deaths - FairWarning

Last updated: 01/31/2020

Drunk drivers, motorcyclists and young or distracted motorists make up the majority of those involved in fatal vehicle crashes, and many states are failing to pass key safety...

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State official dismisses report ranking Arizona low in road safety laws

Last updated: 01/29/2020

State official dismisses report ranking Arizona low in road safety laws Share this State official dismisses report ranking Arizona low in road safety laws By Joshua Gerard...

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NJ Needs One New Seat Belt Law to Improve Highway Safety, Report Says

Last updated: 01/29/2020

A new report finds New Jersey should be doing more to promote highway safety. The report by Advocates for Highway and Auto Safety 2020 Roadmap of State Highway Safety...

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Ohio’s road-safety laws rank among country’s worst in new survey

Last updated: 01/26/2020

COLUMBUS, Ohio — Ohio continues to rank poorly on a national survey when it comes to its traffic safety laws. Ohio ranked near the bottom in an annual report released Thursday...

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