National Transportation Safety Board
Proponents of driverless cars will need to answer these questionsMon, 24, Oct 2016
Takata truck blast revives concerns over airbag propellantThu, 01, Sep 2016
Critics of embattled airbag manufacturer Takata Corp. said last week's deadly explosion of a truck carrying parts to its Mexican factory underscores questions about the safety of the chemical compound at the center of the largest automotive recall in U.S. history.
Takata parts in truck explosion were shipped properly, NTSB saysWed, 31, Aug 2016
U.S. senators seek federal probe of Takata-linked explosionWed, 31, Aug 2016
Two U.S. senators on Wednesday called on the National Transportation Safety Board to investigate the Aug. 22 crash and explosion of a truck carrying Takata Corp. airbag parts that killed a woman and injured four others.
Tesla working with suppliers to improve AutopilotMon, 18, Jul 2016
NTSB to scrutinize driver automation with probe of Tesla crashFri, 08, Jul 2016
While NHTSA conducts a review of a fatal May 7 accident involving a Tesla Model S operating in AutoPilot mode, the National Transportation Safety Board signaled Friday it wants to take a more comprehensive look at whether the crash reveals any systemic issues with driverless car technology.
There may be a way to zero deaths But is there a will?Mon, 23, May 2016
The auto industry is on the cusp of a startling prospect: What if nobody died in traffic accidents? It's a huge leap from the stance acceptance that road fatalities are regrettable but inevitable to an attitude closer to the commercial aviation standard: Any death is extraordinary and requires immediate remedial action. Such a shift wouldn't be easy.
Airlines to share safety ideas with automakersThu, 14, Apr 2016
U.S. auto safety and aviation regulators have invited automakers to a joint summit in Washington on April 22 to examine whether airline industry safety practices can be adapted to help improve light-vehicle safety on the road.
NHTSA to decide soon on steps to speed Takata airbag repairsThu, 22, Oct 2015
The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration said it will decide by Thanksgiving whether to order additional measures to speed up the recalls of more than 19 million U.S. vehicles with Takata airbag inflators that may explode in a crash.
GM expands headlight recall to 180,504 more vehiclesWed, 19, Aug 2015
NTSB calls for collision prevention systems on all light vehiclesMon, 08, Jun 2015
The National Transportation Safety Board, in a new report, called on automakers to begin installing collision avoidance systems in all new passenger and commercial vehicles, saying existing technology could save lives and avoid injuries by reducing rear-end collisions.