Hyundai, Kia Recall Over 500K Vehicles As Fire Risk SpreadsThe companies have now recalled nearly 2.4 million vehicles for fire and engine failure problems since September of 2015, and they are under investigation by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration for potentially being slow to fix faulty vehicles.
Kia Recalls Over 500K Vehicles Over Air BagsGovernment documents say a short circuit can develop in an air bag control computer made by parts supplier ZF-TRW, and the air bags can fail to deploy.
Text And Drive? Expect A Twitter Shaming From The FedsIf you admit to texting or Snapchating while driving, you just might hear from the federal government.
Air Bag Warning Has Car Dealerships Flooded With CallsNearly 8 million air bags are involved in the recall, in vehicles that are at least six years old.
House Panel: Safety Agency Mishandled GM RecallA report raises serious questions about the NTSA's ability to keep the public safe.
Chrysler: Government Timetable Off For Fixing Recalled Jeep SUV'sThe agency accused Chrysler of moving too slowly to fix up to 2.5 million older Grand Cherokees and Libertys with gas tanks behind the rear axles.
As Summer Settles In, Advocates Warn Of Danger To KidsForty-four children across the country died last year, after being left alone in a car on a hot day. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration said the numbers have been rising in recent years, but such deaths are completely preventable.
Feds Launch New PSA To Warn Teens Not To Text And DriveThe bold push to save lives gets right to the point in a new public service announcement.
General Motors Recalling More Than 300,000 Vans Over Airbag ConcernsThe recall covers vans from the 2009-2014 model years and includes GMC Savana and Chevrolet Express models.
More Cops Than Ever Looking For Drunk, Distracted DriversPolice from the state, the city and the suburbs say that starting Thursday more officers than ever before will be involved in a stepped-up effort to deal with drunk and distracted drivers heading into the Labor Day weekend.
Police Enforcing Seat Belt Laws Memorial Day WeekendSome 2,600 law enforcement agencies in the Midwest are joining police departments throughout the national in an effort that also features extensive nighttime safety belt enforcement.
Toyota, Honda, Ford Vehicles Focus Of RecallsTwo automakers are issuing recalls involving millions of vehicles due to concerns about braking and engine fires.