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1/14/2021 - NHTSA Announces RFC for Modernized NCAP Proposal
NHTSA Requests Public Comment on NCAP Modernization Proposed Upgrades to Five-Star Safety Ratings Program Would Address Advanced Driving Features, Pedestrian Safety Share:
January 14, 2021 | Washington, DC
The U.S. Department of Transportation’s National Highway Traffic Safety Administration today issued a request for public comment on proposed upgrades to the New Car Assessment Program.
“Thanks in part to NCAP, new vehicles today are much safer than a generation ago,” said NHTSA Deputy Administrator James Owens. “Even so, there are still too many fatalities and serious injuries in crashes every year,