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Ford is recalling its F-150 (2019 Limited model shown), Super Duty pickups, and Lincoln MKX...

Trio of Ford Recalls Includes F-150, Super Duty

Ford Motor Co. is recalling 168,055 2019 and 2020 F-150 pickups for a battery terminal fastener, 100,375 Super Duty pickups for LED headlamps, and 59,664 2016 and 2017 Lincoln MKX SUVs for a battery cable.

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Drowsy driving injuries saw a significant increase in Colorado in 2018.

Drowsy Driving Injuries Jump 30% in Colorado

Injuries caused by a drowsy driver increased 30% in 2018 to 900 people compared to 677 in the prior year, reports CBS Denver.

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California has begun a distracted driving campaign to reduce risky behavior on its freeways.

California Combats Distracted Driving with Education, Enforcement

The California Highway Patrol and state Office of Traffic Safety kicked off a distracted driving campaign on Oct. 1 in an effort to combat the problem.

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Chevrolet's 2019 Bolt EV has been named a Top Safety Pick by the Insurance Institute for Highway...

Chevrolet Bolt EV Named Top Safety Pick

The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety has recognized the 2019 Chevrolet Bolt EV with a Top Safety Pick award when outfitted with optional vehicle-to-vehicle front crash prevention.

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Alaina Gassler, 14, has proposed a video system that could eliminate the A-pillar blind zone.

Teen's Video System Could Eliminate A-Pillar Blind Zones

Prompted by what she saw as a safety hazard and the fact that her older brother just learned to drive, Alaina Gassler took a multimedia approach to solving the issue of blind zones caused by a vehicle's A pillar.

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Volvo, Uber, and the Governors Highway Safety Association have established National Seat Belt...

Volvo, Others Launch National Seat Belt Day

Volvo Cars USA, Uber, and the Governors Highway Safety Association have joined forces to promote a shared mission of encouraging people to always use a seat belt.

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GM, Ford, Toyota, and others have developed safety guidelines for the test drivers of autonomous...

Manufacturers, Ride-Hailers Develop AV Testing Guidelines

For the first time, the Automated Vehicle Safety Consortium has published and released guidelines that outline best practices for the selection, training and oversight of human safety drivers for automated vehicle testing.

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FROM THE DESK OF THE SAFETY PROFESSIONAL
Jerry Veres
Safety Program Coordinator
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Framing a Fleet Safety Hiring Policy & Company Program

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