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The redesigned minicars earn a good rating in the driver-side small overlap front test — a marked improvement over the previous generation of each of these vehicles.
The new small SUV is available with superior front crash prevention but misses out on an award because of poor headlights.
New evaluations based on a collaboration between IIHS and Virginia Tech help cyclists find the safest helmets.
The 2018 Kia Niro, a small, hybrid wagon, qualifies for the highest award from IIHS when equipped with optional front crash prevention and high-intensity discharge headlights.
Structural collapse, an airbag nondeployment and hard hits to the dummy’s head are some of the big problems revealed by recent crash tests of midsize SUVs. Still, 6 of the 8 vehicles earn a good or acceptable rating for passenger-side small overlap front protection.
The 2019 model earns the award from IIHS when equipped with front crash prevention and newly available acceptable-rated headlights.
A new educational website applies physics and biology concepts to the real world of cars and car crashes.
Pedestrian deaths have jumped 46 percent since 2009. The increase has been mostly in cities and suburbs, away from intersections, on arterial roads and in the dark.
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The large luxury car qualifies for the 2018 Top Safety Pick+ award, thanks to good crashworthiness ratings across the board; standard, superior-rated front crash prevention; and base headlights that earn a good rating.
IIHS and HLDI are among the more than 650 organizations that collaborated on a comprehensive plan to eliminate road deaths by 2050.
The redesigned BMW X3, a midsize luxury SUV, earns the Top Safety Pick+ award from IIHS when equipped with optional front crash prevention and specific headlights.
The 2018 Kia Sedona minivan qualifies for the Top Safety Pick award when equipped with optional front crash prevention and good-rated headlights.
Five small SUVs earn good ratings from IIHS for occupant protection in a passenger-side small overlap front crash. One is rated marginal, and one is rated poor.
Laws requiring all impaired-driving offenders to install alcohol interlocks reduce the number of impaired drivers in fatal crashes by 16 percent, a new IIHS study shows. If all states without such laws adopted them, more than 500 additional lives could be saved each year.
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The midsize car qualifies for the highest award from IIHS after it was modified to achieve good protection in passenger-side small overlap front crashes.
Two rear autobrake systems earn the highest rating of superior, and four earn the second-highest rating of advanced in the first IIHS evaluations of rear crash prevention systems.
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The Institute recently shared an advisory on aftermarket repair parts with its member companies as part of periodic updates on topics of particular interest to insurers.
Managing general agents (MGAs) are increasingly interested in working with insurtech firms to enable their businesses to become more customer-centric, according to a new survey of UK MGAs. More than 42 percent of survey respondents feel insurtech helps MGAs evolve …READ MORE
THB, the London-based specialist insurance and reinsurance broker, announced new leadership at THB European Division, based in Amsterdam. Paul Lindeboom, co-managing director of the division, will retire as planned from his post on July 31. Ricardo Borges, director at THB, …READ MORE
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Ford Motor Co. has agreed to pay $299.1 million to settle consumers’ economic-loss claims connected to Takata Corp. air-bag recalls. The settlement, filed in federal court in Miami Monday, reimburses consumers for out-of-pocket expenses and provides free loaners for owners …READ MORE
An Edmonds, Wash.-based asbestos removal contractor has been cited by the Washington Department of Labor & Industries for multiple willful safety violations for improper handling of asbestos. Along with the citations, the company faces fines totaling $229,700. L&I has cited …READ MORE
The U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission has settled a disability discrimination lawsuit in California against a global metal goods manufacturer Mueller Industries Inc. for $1 million and other injunctive relief. According to the EEOC, Memphis, Tenn.-based Mueller violated federal law …READ MORE
A city in central Oklahoma is spending millions of dollars preparing for self-driving cars while working to alleviate traffic problems. Edmond Traffic Engineer Tom Minnick told The Oklahoman that the city is laying down infrastructure for autonomous vehicles. The $5 …READ MORE