National Highway Traffic Safety Administration


Subject:
Federal Regulations

Description:
NHTSA conducts programs focused on both vehicles and people. The agency "investigates safety defects in motor vehicles, sets and enforces fuel economy standards, helps states and local communities reduce the threat of drunk drivers, promotes the use of safety belts, child safety seats and air bags, investigates odometer fraud, establishes and enforces vehicle anti-theft regulations and provides consumer information on motor vehicle safety topics." This site provides information about accident prevention, defect investigations, consumer complaints, what to do about defective automobiles, recalls, safety standards, news about airbag issues, and injury prevention.

Creator:
U.S. Department of Transportation

Publisher:
U.S. Department of Transportation

Language:
English

Source:
http://www.nhtsa.gov/


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