National Highway Traffic Safety Administration

The 3rd annual Red CARpet Safety Awareness Event presented by Evenflo at Skirball Cultural Center on September 28, 2014 in Los Angeles, California (Credit: Rachel Murray/Getty Images for Evenflo)

Evenflo Recalls More Than 200,000 Infant Seats

Evenflo is recalling more than 202,000 rear-facing infant seats because the buckles can become difficult to unlatch.

10/24/2014

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US Agency Warns More Than 4 Million Car Owners To Get Air Bags Fixed; Metal Fragments Can Fly Out When Bags Deployed

Safety advocates say at least four people have died from the problem and there have been multiple injuries.

10/20/2014

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Chrysler Recalling Nearly 189,000 SUVs

The recall covers SUVs built from Jan. 25, 2010 through July 20, 2011, according to the NHTSA documents.

09/20/2014

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House Panel: Safety Agency Mishandled GM Recall

A report raises serious questions about the NTSA’s ability to keep the public safe.

09/17/2014

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NHTSA Offers Online Vehicle Recall Check

By Jim Donovan: Sometimes trying to find out if you have an outstanding recall on your car, truck or SUV is easier said than done. But now the U.S. government is offering a free online […]

08/20/2014

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Road Rage May Be Costly

According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, up to five percent of all traffic fatalities and injuries are the result of road rage.

08/06/2014

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Chrysler: Government Timetable Off For Fixing Recalled Jeep SUV’s

The 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.

07/17/2014

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Cellphones Not The Only Cause Of Distracted Driving

Who knew putting on makeup while driving is illegal in New Jersey? And elsewhere. It is. And that’s not all.

05/16/2014

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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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Combi USA Recalls More Than 33,000 Child Seats

Combi USA is recalling more than 33,000 child car seats made before January 2013 because the harnesses aren’t strong enough to meet federal safety standards.

01/03/2014

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US Investigating Ford Pickups For Engine Issue

The federal government is investigating Ford F-150 pickups with EcoBoost engines after drivers reported that the engines lost power during acceleration.

05/26/2013

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3 On Your Side: Hyundai Sonata Steering Issue

It’s one of the best-selling cars in the United States, but some drivers say it took them where they didn’t want to go! Tonight 3 On Your Side Consumer Reporter Jim Donovan tells us about what some are calling “Wandering Sonata Syndrome.”

02/22/2013

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Study: 1-In-25 Drivers Admit To Driving While Drowsy

A new survey from the Centers for Disease Control finds in the past month, more than 4 percent of people say they’ve nodded off while driving.

01/04/2013

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AAA: Increased Number Of Highway Fatalities Becoming A Concern

AAA-Mid-Atlantic is raising the alarm about a sharp rise in highway fatalities so far this year and is concerned about a deadly trend.

09/27/2012

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NHTSA Helps Parents Pick The Right Car Seat During Child Passenger Safety Week

Kristina Newman loaded groceries into her car on Monday, but her most precious cargo, 4-year-old Leona and 6-month-old Leon Jr. go in first. Car seats, she says, are a must.

09/17/2012

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