If you drive a vehicle, your safety depends on staying informed.
Now you can stay better informed with the new SaferCar app from NHTSA.
Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over
The 2020 national enforcement mobilization "Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over" goes into effect across the country from August 19 to September 7, 2020. One of the deadliest and most often committed - yet preventable - of crimes (impaired driving), has become a serious safety epidemic in our country.
The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), in coordination with the Federal Railroad Administration (FRA) and the Federal Transit Administration (FTA), is launching the 2020 national rail grade crossing safety campaign to increase public awareness about the dangers around railroad tracks in hopes to reduce fatalities at rail grade crossings.
July is National Theft Prevention Month
Motor vehicles are the primary mode of transportation for most of us, and often, an indispensable part of our lives. Having said this, nearly $6 billion was lost to motor vehicle thefts in 2018. What would happen if yours suddenly disappeared?
There were 748,841 motor vehicles stolen in 2018.
Only 59.3% of all stolen motor vehicles were recovered.
Of all motor vehicles stolen, 74.8% were passenger vehicles.