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National Highway Traffic Safety Administration

Diana DeGette, D-Colorado, holds up an ignition switch for one of the cars (credit; CBS)

Rep. Diane DeGette, Congress Seek Answers On Delay In GM Recall

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.

04/01/2014

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NHTSA To Require Rearview Cameras In New Vehicles

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.

03/31/2014

The world headquarters of General Motors in Detroit (Photo credit: Bill Pugliano/Getty Images)

General Motors Recalling More Than 300,000 Vans Over Airbag Concerns

The recall covers vans from the 2009-2014 model years and includes GMC Savana and Chevrolet Express models.

03/18/2014

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Government Pushing To Make Child Safety Seats Safer

There is a push by the government to protect kids by making child car seats safer.

01/22/2014

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Government Funding Helping Keep Stoned Drivers Off The Road

The federal government has given Colorado new funding to help recognize stoned drivers and keep them off the road.

01/13/2014

The Google self-driving car (credit: KAREN BLEIER/AFP/GettyImages)

Driverless Cars In Colorado? Lawmakers May Allow Them

Colorado lawmakers are debating a change in state law that would allow cars without drivers on roads.

02/04/2013

An image from one of Aurora police's child seat checkup events (credit: CBS)

CDOT To Host Child Safety Seat Events

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.

09/21/2012

Medical Marijuana (credit: Colorado Department of Transportation)

Marijuana DUI Standard Dies A 3rd Time In Colorado

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.

05/15/2012

An image from one of Aurora police's child seat checkup events (credit: CBS)

Aurora Police To Hold Another Child Seat Safety Checkup Event

Aurora police have invited the public to take advantage of a free child seat checkup event.

04/04/2012

An image from one of Aurora police's child seat checkup events (credit: CBS)

Aurora Police To Hold Another Child Seat Safety Checkup Event

Aurora police have invited the public to take advantage of a free child seat checkup event.

03/21/2012

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