Safety Update

Latest Brake Technologies Emphasize Pedestrian Safety

Automatic Emergency Braking is a driver-assistance technology that can apply the brakes when a crash is imminent.

The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety recently announced they will grade Automatic Emergency Braking Systems on their ability to detect and avoid pedestrians.

Find out more about this innovative technology and how the IIHS judges it.

Beware: Infants, Pets At high Risk In Unattended Vehicles

Summer sun can raise temperatures inside a parked car to fatal levels.

Last year, 51 children and an untold number of pets suffered fatal heat strokes from being left inside a parked vehicle. Here are some tips for keeping family and friends safe, including the four-legged kind.

Accident Apps Offer Tips In Time of Crisis

The stress of vehicle accidents--tire blowout, getting struck by another vehicle or even witnessing an accident--can cause forgetfulness, according to researchers.

Fortunately, there are apps for that. See how helpful mobile tools can provide first-aid and accident guidance in an emergency.

New Impaired Driving Campaign Targets Young Adults

A new national campaign from the National HIghway Traffic Safety Administration seeks to address escalating issues with impaired driving.

States are wrestling with lower limits on blood alcohol levels, and the video highlights a driver who is seemingly sober yet displays poor reflexes.

Watch now.