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A Safety-Minded Makeover for a Dangerous Brand

“It is certainly commendable that Uber would make it easier for its customers to more quickly dial 911 when they are in danger either because of an Uber driver’s behavior, or because of a crash,” Levine told me over email, “but this announcement appears to be addressing the symptom as …

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Sign up for Center for Auto Safety Alerts

Join the Center for Auto Safety’s Mailing List to stay current on breaking vehicle safety news and the latest updates on our efforts to advocate on behalf of all drivers, passengers, and pedestrians! For information specific to your car, add your vehicle’s make and model below.  

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Petition for Safe Autonomous Vehicles

Sign the Center for Auto Safety’s petition to tell the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration and the Department of Transportation to take action and put rules into place to prevent the deployment of unsafe driverless cars. Despite autonomous and semi-autonomous cars being involved in crashes and even some deaths, the …

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Advantages of connected cars come with cybersecurity risks

This opinion piece written by the Center’s Executive Director, Jason Levine, originally appeared in Axios.  The internet connectivity built into most new vehicles enables all sorts of conveniences — news, entertainment, weather and even over-the-air software updates from the manufacturer. The downside: Connected cars are incredibly easy to hack. The …

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