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Car dashboards are literally melting, car owners say

“They have the temerity to claim that it’s not a safety issue. It’s clearly a safety issue….

‘Melting’ Nissan dashboards spark consumer complaints, safety concerns from advocacy groups

“We’re now starting to see these complaints all over the country… it’s really quite all over, not…

Former Calif. regulator tapped to run highway safety agency

Jason Levine, executive director of the nonprofit Center for Auto Safety, said the nomination is an important…

Biden Taps Acting NHTSA Chief to Be Agency’s Permanent Head

“In the almost five years since NHTSA has had a Senate confirmed administrator, vehicle crash deaths have…

AP review: At least 13 auto safety rules are years overdue

“You have a Biden administration it seems across the board more interested in acting in a regulatory…

Tesla Risks Undermining Autopilot by Updating Without a Recall

The Center for Auto Safety said NHTSA’s latest move “recognizes the need for significant and active enforcement…

Florida drivers face safety hazards from this car maker’s stinky, sticky, glaring dashboards, safety group says

“Once again, history demonstrates relying on the industry to police itself is a bad idea, and it…

The road ahead: What about regulation for self-driving cars?

Segarra: How are tech and car companies testing the safety of their self-driving modes? Levine: They’re using…

Electric vehicle owners frustrated by GM’s recall of Chevy Bolt after more than a dozen fires

“Jason Levine, Executive Director of the Center for Auto Safety, said any time cars spontaneously catch on…