By Jeruld Weiland and Jonathan Walker, Rocky Mountain Institute Last Tuesday, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) released formal recommendations designed to help states regulate autonomous vehicles. The guidelines...Show More Summary
The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration on Tuesday released much-anticipated guidelines intended to outline best practices for autonomous vehicle safety. State and local policymakers, the transportation industry and the public...Show More Summary
Today the US Department of Transportation (DOT) and the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) issued their long-awaited report onAutomated Vehicles Policy. The report, Accelerating the Next Revolution in...
The Evenflo Company, Inc. (Evenflo), along with U.S National Highway Traffic Safety Administration ("NHTSA") and Transport Canada are recalling certain Evolve 3-in-1 Combination Booster Seats, model number 34411700 manufactured February...Show More Summary
Google's plan to get a fully driverless cars without a brake or steering wheel on the road just got a big push from the federal government. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) released its most comprehensive policy yet on autonomous vehicles Monday night. Show More Summary
In National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) in cooperation with Graco today announced the recall of about 6,382 Graco Milestone All-in-One car seats because the firm has discovered an administrative error on the on-product labels on the seats. The post RECALL: 6,382 Graco Milestone Car Seats Due to Improper Safety Labels appeared first on Growing Your Baby.
LOWER petrol prices and a healthier economy meant more people took to the roads in America last year—and more people died on them. According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), just over 35,000 people were killed in crashes in 2015. Show More Summary
The Midterm Evaluation of Corporate Average Fuel Economy (CAFE) Standards report issued in July 2016 by the Environmental Protection Agency(EPA), National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) and the California Air Resources Board (CARB) set the stage for comments on 2022-2025 CAFE standards. The comment period ends on September 30, 2016 [...]
The National Highway and Traffic Safety Administration’s information request to Tesla following the death of Joshua Brown in a Tesla Model S with Autopilot activated has been set back a week after Tesla missed the August 26th deadline. Read more...
Traffic deaths skyrocketed last year by the largest amount since 1966, erasing safety gains made in recent years. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration released raw 2015 data yesterday, revealing that 35,092 people died on U.S. Show More Summary
The U.S. Department of Transportation wants to mandate speed-limiting devices on all tractor-trailers and buses in the country in a bid to save lives and fuel. Announced yesterday by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration,...Show More Summary
he usa’s national highway traffic safety administration (nhtsa) will expand its investigations into airbag inflator units after the death of a motorist in canada last month was linked to one of the devices. unlike previous airbag inflator-related...Show More Summary
The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration expanded its investigation into airbags manufactured by ARC Automotive following the July 8 death of a Hyundai driver in Canada. According to Reuters, an airbag inflator in the vehicle ruptured, fatally injuring the driver. Show More Summary
Drivers saw a tsunami of vehicle recalls in recent years, and many are choosing not to bother getting the fix. J.D. Power and Associates tapped its SafetyIQ platform to analyze National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) data...Show More Summary
(Tom Toles, Washington Post, Sept 2, 2012) This week the US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), the National Highway Traffic and Safety Administration (NHTSA) and the California Air Resources Board (CARB) released a very positive report regarding the historic federal greenhouse gas and fuel economy standards. Show More Summary
Experts at AxleGeeks used data from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration to determine the biggest auto recalls of 2016 so far.
Both National Highway Traffic Safety Administration and the National Transportation Safety Board are currently investigating a fatal crash hat killed Joshua D. Brown back in May, where Brown’s Tesla Model S was cruising in semi-autonomous Autopilot mode. We don’t know what the exact outcome of those will be just yet, but we already know the Feds’ attitude: meh. Read more...
It used to be that automakers had to (that’s a soft “had to”) meet a corporate average fuel economy (CAFE) goal of 54.5 mpg by 2025, but now it seems that the EPA, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) and California Air Resources Board (CARB) are rethinking that number. Read more...
Business is about to get much more expensive for automakers with thirsty fleets. The penalties leveled by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration against automakers who miss their annual corporate average fuel economy (CAFE) standards are about to go up in August. Show More Summary
Tesla CEO says Autopilot will remain active in cars so equipped despite a current investigation by the National Highway Traffic and Safety Administration. Continue reading Musk: Tesla won't disable Autopilot despite investigation Musk:...Show More Summary