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$14.7 Billion VW Emissions-Cheating Settlement Formally Approved

Last month, a federal judge formally approved the largest auto scandal settlement in U.S. history, with Volkswagen (VW) agreeing to settle its emissions-cheating scandal for $14.7 billion. If you own one of the 475,000 VW automobiles with fraudulent… Read More

St. Louis Jury Awards $70 Million in Baby Powder Case

Last week, a St. Louis jury awarded a woman more than $70 million in compensation in her lawsuit against Johnson & Johnson over its Baby Powder products. The woman alleged that using Baby Powder for many years caused her to develop ovarian cancer because… Read More

Deaths from Teenage-Driver Crashes Increased in 2015

According to a new report from the Governors Highway Safety Association (GHSA), 2015 saw a 10 percent increase in traffic fatalities from car crashes involving teenage drivers. That is the first increase in deaths from these types of accidents in almost… Read More

Halloween Safety Tips for Drivers and Pedestrians

Last Halloween, more than half of the fatal highway crashes that occurred between 6 p.m. on Oct. 31 and 5:59 a.m. on Nov. 1 involved drivers or motorcyclists who were drunk. That is why drivers, trick-or-treaters, parents and pedestrians who plan to… Read More

NHTSA Confirms 11th Death from Ruptured Takata Airbag

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) recently confirmed another fatality related to defective Takata airbags, raising the U.S. death toll to 11. Defective Takata airbags are responsible for the largest car safety recall in U.S.… Read More

Despite Link to Cancer, Companies Continued to Sell Talcum Powder Products

For many years, talcum powder has been marketed as a feminine hygiene product that can keep women dry and comfortable throughout the day. However, many women may not have known that using talcum powder for feminine hygiene increased their risk of developing… Read More

Three Killed, One Injured in South Dallas Crash

Three people were killed and one injured person was taken to the emergency room after an SUV crashed into a vacant parked truck in West Dallas on Monday, Oct. 10. The collision occurred around 8:00 p.m. near the intersection of Norwich Street and Nomas… Read More

Regulators Form Coalition with Goal of Eliminating Traffic Deaths by 2046

Deaths from car accidents could be a thing of the past by the year 2046, as a new coalition of federal regulatory agencies plans to put an end to traffic fatalities by that date. The Road to Zero Coalition has set this ambitious goal in the wake of a… Read More

Dallas County Schools Fires 13 School Bus Drivers, Suspends 229

After reviewing traffic citations and camera evidence, Dallas County Schools in Texas has fired 13 school bus drivers and suspended an additional 229 drivers for five to nine days without pay. A recent investigation by NBC 5 found that Dallas County… Read More

New AAA Survey Shows How Much Americans Drive

Spending a lot of time behind the wheel increases your risk of getting into a car accident. That is why the new survey from the AAA Foundation for Traffic Safety should serve as a wake-up call to all Americans who drive. The American Driving Survey found… Read More