Colorado Traffic Deaths Rise By 10 Percent To 545 In 2015The Colorado Department of Transportation says traffic deaths rose by 10 percent last year to 545, the highest total since 2008.
House Panel: Safety Agency Mishandled GM RecallA report raises serious questions about the NTSA's ability to keep the public safe.
NTSB Website Helps Drivers Find Vehicle RecallsOne in four recalled cars never get the needed fix because car owners often don’t even know about the recall. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration has a new site to help people find out.
Marijuana's Hazy Contribution To Highway DeathsAs states liberalize their marijuana laws, public officials and safety advocates worry there will be more drivers high on pot and a big increase in traffic deaths.
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.
Rep. Diane DeGette, Congress Seek Answers On Delay In GM RecallCongress is demanding answers from the new CEO of General Motors and the head of the nation's auto safety watchdog about why it took at least a decade to recall cars with a defective part that is now linked to 13 deaths.
NHTSA To Require Rearview Cameras In New VehiclesThe U.S. Department of Transportation is issuing a final safety rule that requires rearview technology in many new vehicles. The move is an effort to reduce deaths and serious injuries caused by backup accidents.
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.
Government Pushing To Make Child Safety Seats SaferThere is a push by the government to protect kids by making child car seats safer.
Government Funding Helping Keep Stoned Drivers Off The RoadThe federal government has given Colorado new funding to help recognize stoned drivers and keep them off the road.
Driverless Cars In Colorado? Lawmakers May Allow ThemColorado lawmakers are debating a change in state law that would allow cars without drivers on roads.
CDOT To Host Child Safety Seat EventsThe Colorado Department of Transportation will hold events over the next two Saturdays that gives parents and caregivers an opportunity to learn how to choose the right car seat for their child and make sure it is properly installed.