National Highway Traffic Safety Administration
Congress 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.
The 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.
The recall covers vans from the 2009-2014 model years and includes GMC Savana and Chevrolet Express models.
There is a push by the government to protect kids by making child car seats safer.
The federal government has given Colorado new funding to help recognize stoned drivers and keep them off the road.
Colorado lawmakers are debating a change in state law that would allow cars without drivers on roads.
The 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.
A marijuana blood limit for drivers was rejected Tuesday for a third time in Colorado, as lawmakers from both parties argued about how to fairly gauge whether someone is too stoned to get behind the wheel.