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Graco has agreed to pay a $3 million fine to the government for being too slow to report complaints about difficulty opening car seat buckles.
The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration says it is investigating whether Graco took too long to report a safety defect in its child car seats.
Driver’s side air bags equipped with inflators made by Takata Corp. of Japan can erupt and send metal fragments into the passenger compartment.
Evenflo is recalling more than 202,000 rear-facing infant seats because the buckles can become difficult to unlatch.
A report raises serious questions about the NTSA’s ability to keep the public safe.
The Obama administration said Monday it is taking a first step toward requiring that future cars and light trucks be equipped with technology that enables them to warn each other of potential danger in time to avoid collisions.
An automobile industry trade group has new way of reminding people not to leave children alone in cars.
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.
The economic and societal harm from motor vehicle crashes amounted to a whopping $871 billion in a single year, according to a study released Thursday by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.
Nissan is recalling just over 1 million cars, SUVs and vans because the front passenger air bags may not inflate in a crash. It’s the company’s second recall to fix the same problem.