Speed-related deaths are at historical lows in America. Here’s how the trend looks over time.
Three of every ten crashes involves a second impact. New airbags will help keep you safer in these common crashes.
Distracted driving deaths have been declining for a decade. A happy truth, and one that doesn’t seem to jive with our personal observations.
The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) is about to approve smart headlights for the U.S. in use worldwide for over a decade. Here’s why it matters to everyday drivers.
According to NHTSA, with the exception of the Fourth of July, New Year’s Eve is the most dangerous driving holiday. Here’s how to avoid becoming a statistic.
One of the most difficult things to get used to the first time you drive a hybrid or electric vehicle is the silence. It’s unnerving not to hear the engine, but it quickly becomes the norm, and you get used to the quiet. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) is taking issue with all […]
UPDATE: Six children — aged between kindergarten and fifth grade — were killed when their school bus rolled over and struck a tree in Chattanooga, Tennessee on November 21, 2016. The crash sent 23 people to area hospitals. Tennessee state law requires that only special needs school buses to have seat belts.
Motor vehicle deaths are up in the United States. Look deep into the data, and you can see that those being killed more often are not who you might think.
Cars come equipped with more safety technology than ever, but that hasn’t stopped traffic fatalities from rising. Last year saw the largest rise since 1996, and new data suggests this year the number will rise once again. The news comes from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration’s preliminary data for the first six months of […]