Government Shutdown Stalls Vehicle Safety Investigations

Among the federally operated agencies and organizations closed during the ongoing government shutdown, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration has been forced to set aside a number of outstanding vehicle safety investigations, potentially postponing recalls to correct harmful defects that could lead to accidents.

Federal Agency Finds Same Old Risks Kill Drivers

Car technology problems have made the news lately, with unintended acceleration causing accidents and death. Other technology problems, such as keyless ignitions malfunctioning and distractions from onboard media have called attention to newer dangers for drivers.  But according to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), those aren’t the top concerns that pose risks to […]