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GM recalling 1.4M cars; oil leaks can cause engine fires

...fires in some of the cars prompted the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration to investigate. That probe found three...consumer complaint database kept by National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, which the agency monitors for safety...

http://juneauempire.com/nation-and-world/2015-10-28/gm-recalling-14m-cars-oil-le
Nation and World
Japanese company fined $70 million over exploding air bags

...for years that the inflators were defective but that it fended off recalls by failing to tell the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration."Delay, misdirection and refusal to acknowledge the truth allowed a serious problem to become...

http://juneauempire.com/nation-and-world/2015-11-04/japanese-company-fined-70-mi
Nation and World
Fiat Chrysler recalls 1.4M vehicles to prevent hacking

...said.The issue also drew attention from the U.S. government's road safety agency Friday. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration opened an investigation to check the effectiveness of the Fiat Chrysler recall. The agency encouraged...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2015-07-24/fiat-chrysler-recalls-14m-vehicles-prev
State
Takata air bag recall doubles to nearly 34M

...are worried about their safety and the safety of their families," said Mark Rosekind, head of the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, as he announced the agreement. "This is probably the most complex consumer safety recall in U...

http://juneauempire.com/not-web/2015-05-20/takata-air-bag-recall-doubles-nearly-
Not For Web
Letter: Preach motorcycle safety this month

...death and serious injury in a crash. In fact, according to the Department of Transportation's National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), motorcyclists are 30 times more likely than occupants of cars to die in a crash, and...

http://juneauempire.com/letters/2015-05-08/letter-preach-motorcycle-safety-month
Letters
Alaska is beating drunk driving

...Last year, it was 33.8 percent. Many drivers weren't tested for alcohol at all.Last year, a National Highway Traffic Safety Administration study found that nationwide, "the proportion of drivers with measurable alcohol levels declined...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2015-07-03/alaska-beating-drunk-driving
State
Safe? Google acknowledges 11 accidents with its self-driving cars

...property-damage-only crashes" is about 0.3 per 100,000 miles driven, according to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.Google's 11 accidents over 1.7 million miles would work out to 0.6 per 100,000, but as...

http://juneauempire.com/not-web/2015-05-12/safe-google-acknowledges-11-accidents
Not For Web
Will traffic deaths rise as states legalize pot?

...driving.A roadside survey by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration in 2007 found 8.6 percent of drivers...following highway crashes."Online:National Highway Traffic Safety Administration marijuana fact sheet: http://www...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-09-02/will-traffic-deaths-rise-states-legaliz
State
5 things to know about marijuana and its effects on driving

...appeared to be a one-time increase possibly associated with differences in testing.WHAT NEXT?The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration is conducting research to get a better idea of how pot affects driving. NHTSA and Washington state...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-09-02/5-things-know-about-marijuana-and-its-e
State
Alaska editorial: Fatal behavior: Alaskans must shun alcohol while driving

...their cars, as well as their four-wheelers and boats.The traffic statistics from the most recent National Highway Traffic Safety Administration report show just how risky it is to drive while impaired above the legal limit.Alaskans drive a...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2012-07-06/alaska-editorial-fatal-behavior-alask
Opinion

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