35 Blog Posts From the SAFETY Tag


One Foot in—One Foot out

One Foot in—One Foot out

The NMA Foundation presents The Car of the Future weekly feature: The Governors Highway Safety Administration recently doled out some advice for state officials with regards to autonomous vehicles (AVs).  “Be a player in your state” and “Be flexible. This is a new game.” States are indeed at a difficult crossroads.  Officials want to be seen at the […]

Autonomous Vehicle Regulations Talk on the Hill

Autonomous Vehicle Regulations Talk on the Hill

The NMA Foundation presents The Car of the Future weekly feature: Nearly every week some state or city has decided to take up the work on regulating autonomous vehicles in their jurisdiction. Up until now, Washington has taken a wait and see attitude or perhaps just had no clue what to do. But in order for autonomous vehicles […]

NMA Driving News Weekly Roundup for June 16, 2017

NMA Driving News Weekly Roundup for June 16, 2017

In this week’s Driving News Roundup: –ATS loses in Alabama— –AV regs discussed on the Hill— –Amarillo discusses legality of RLC— –SanFran has ridesharing trouble—too many cars on the street– NMA’s Driving News Story of the Week Federal Appeals Court Blocks Transfer Of Anti-Camera Lawsuit In a significant blow to one of the red-light camera […]

Driving News Roundup: May 5, 2017

Driving News Roundup: May 5, 2017

In this week’s Driving News Roundup: –Trump considers increasing the gas tax— –Most drivers can’t afford expensive car repairs— –IA cities lose appeal over speed cams— –Speed Limits rise in MI— –In VA—a parking lot is not a highway– NMA Driving News Story of the Week Supreme Court Rejects Guilty Until Proven Innocent, Says States […]

Why Don’t School Buses Have Seat Belts?

Why Don’t School Buses Have Seat Belts?

Driving is risky business. In fact, transport by motor vehicle is responsible for more fatalities annually than any other means of transportation by far. Part of this has to do with the fact that there are so many vehicles on the road, and different types of vehicles respond differently in collisions. In past years, there […]