NHTSA Looks to Improve Vehicle Safety, Detection of Vehicle Defects with New Shared Data System

Vehicle defects trigger action to share vehicle safety data. The auto industry has recently been shaken by a series of vehicle defects affecting passenger vehicles made by various manufacturers. While regulators at the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) have taken action to issue recalls and fine automakers for their oversights that put [...]

NHTSA Looks to Improve Vehicle Safety, Detection of Vehicle Defects with New Shared Data System2019-10-11T10:09:38-06:00

NHTSA Follows Up Ineffective Airbag Defect Recall By Recalling 2.12M More Vehicles

A follow up airbag defect recall has been issued by the NHTSA due to the failure of previous recalls to fix airbag problems. Here are some important details about this recall. Recalls that have been issued to address some serious problems with airbags have not effectively resolved the issues or protected the public, [...]

NHTSA Follows Up Ineffective Airbag Defect Recall By Recalling 2.12M More Vehicles2019-10-11T14:08:46-06:00

NHTSA Fines Honda $70M for Failure to Comply with Federal Reporting Regulations

Honda has been slapped with a total of $70 million in civil fines by safety regulators at the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) for failing to comply with federal laws intended to protect the public. As the NHTSA press release announcing these fines has explained, NHTSA officials issued two $35 million fines to Honda [...]

NHTSA Fines Honda $70M for Failure to Comply with Federal Reporting Regulations2019-10-11T15:17:37-06:00

Ferrari Hit with $3.5M NHTSA Fine For Failing to Submit EWR Reports

Italian automaker Ferrari has been hit with a $3.5 million NHTSA fine for failing to comply with NHTSA regulations regarding submitting quarterly early warning reports (EWR reports) to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. According to the NHTSA press release, Ferrari failed to submit EWR reports for three years and did not report three fatal [...]

Ferrari Hit with $3.5M NHTSA Fine For Failing to Submit EWR Reports2019-10-11T15:37:43-06:00

Defective Airbags Made by Takata Trigger Urgent, Massive Recall

More than 5.83 million vehicles in the U.S. are being recalled due to the defective airbags they contain, officials at the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) announced yesterday. According to this recall announcement, the owners of the vehicles impacted by this recall are urged to “act immediately” to avoid being harmed by these defective [...]

Defective Airbags Made by Takata Trigger Urgent, Massive Recall2019-10-11T15:42:06-06:00

Reduce Tire Blowouts this Summer with Proper Tire Maintenance (Pt. 3)

Here we will wrap up our three-part blog Reduce Tire Blowouts this Summer with Proper Tire Maintenance.   While these tire maintenance tips can reduce your risk of car accidents, contact Cederberg Law if you need help getting compensation after car accidents. Final Tips for Making Tire Maintenance a Habit… Tip 4 – [...]

Reduce Tire Blowouts this Summer with Proper Tire Maintenance (Pt. 3)2019-10-11T17:57:06-06:00