has repeatedly urged manufacturers to exceed its minimum standards.
study released in August illustrates the uncertainty about the impact of helmet laws.
Some cases have complex problems with no immediate solutions," says Rue Tyson, spokesman for the NHTSA
earlier had estimated that highway crashes cost society $230.
has done that, it can introduce market failures -- such as the alleged "energy security" price premium for gasoline -- and try to determine if the benefits from reduced externalities might be of sufficient magnitude to overcome the net loss to consumers and justify mandatory standards.
started to release the rollover ratings amid growing calls from the public after the massive tire recall last year by Bridgestone/Firestone Inc.
The Center for Auto Safety's Eleanor Lewis says that "if NHTSA
believes its penalty provisions are inadequate, it should immediately ask Congress to increase them.
Apparently because NHTSA
was working feverishly to make them mandatory equipment in all U.
on New Awareness Campaign on Dangers of Heatstroke
Any new policy from NHTSA
must continue to put public safety first," said John M.
Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx today announced that the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA
) issued an order requiring Takata to preserve all air bag inflators removed through the recall process as evidence for both NHTSA
s investigation and private litigation cases.
To address these concerns, NHTSA
is focusing on vehicle safety, improved data collection, and driver behavior.