Infrastructure Bill Omits Key Safety Features in Cars

Consumer Reports has found that it leaves out requirements for key safety improvements.¬†Among them: certain types of crash avoidance technology in cars and trucks, better driver monitoring systems to counteract distracted driving, an overhauled five-star safety rating program for new cars, improved standards for seatback construction, better child heatstroke prevention, and a timeline for hood and bumper safety improvements to protect pedestrians…