Road transportation

Defects and recalls, importing vehicles, child car seats, safety standards, commercial carriers, road security.

Services and information

Child car seat safety

Choosing and installing a child car seat or booster seat, recall notices, safety and testing information.

School bus safety

Seat belt installation, testing and research, safety standards, statistics, regulations.

Defects and recalls of vehicles, tires and child car seats

Safety recalls database, child car seat or vehicle recall status, safety advisories, defect reporting, investigation results.

Importing a vehicle

Vehicle imports (including kit cars, U.S. vehicles, non-regulated vehicles), temporary vehicle imports.

Driver assistance technologies

Vehicle control technologies, crash prevention, safety features.

Innovative technologies

Programs and funding, testing and research, safety on automated and connected vehicles and zero-emission vehicles.

Safety standards for vehicles, tires and child car seats

Safety regulations, technical standards documents, vehicle, tire and child car seat testing, vehicle lighting.

Requirements for commercial vehicles, commercial drivers and motor carriers

Motor carrier safety, work/rest hours, safety issue reports.

Stay safe when driving

Tire maintenance, distracted driving, winter tire tips, using vehicle lights, warning lights and indicators.

Research and testing on vehicles and child car seats

Crash tests, road safety data, ecoTECHNOLOGY for Vehicles research, guidelines for testing highly automated vehicles.

Research publications

Testing and research documents on crashworthiness, human factors and crash avoidance, motor carrier and standards and regulations.

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