Recalls

The Center for Auto Safety is nationally recognized as a leader in the areas of automobile safety and consumer protection. CAS strives to make vehicle recall information publicly available and easily accessible for consumers.

FTC Sells Out Consumers & Justice Department in Consent Order Allowing GM to Sell Certified Used Cars With Outstanding Safety Recalls

August 26, 2016 FTC Sells Out Consumers & Justice Department in Consent Order Allowing GM to Sell Certified Used Cars With Outstanding Safety Recalls In allowing GM to sell unrepaired vehicles with outstanding safety recalls, the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) not only is out-of-touch with vehicle safety in America but …

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Safety ‘shenanigans’ must be addressed, Nader says

DETROIT — It takes a surprisingly small number of people to change the world — and that’s one thing consumer advocate Ralph Nader wishes more people realized. “It’s easier than you think,” Nader told Automotive News. “Historically, a handful of people, again and again, supported by public opinion, turned the …

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Weak Oversight, Deadly Cars

By Clarence Ditlow and Ralph Nader


WHEN regulators sleep and auto companies place profits over safety, safety defects pile up. A record number of vehicles — more than 50 million — have been recalled this year, a result of congressional hearings and Justice Department prosecutions, which exposed a mass of deadly defects that the auto industry had concealed.

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