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AAA Digest of Motor Laws
The AAA Digest of Motor Laws is an online compendium of laws and rules related to driving and owning a motor vehicle in the United States and Canada.
This site contains links to numerous auto safety organizations as well as research results
Advocates for Highway and Auto Safety
Advocates for Highway and Auto Safety is an alliance of consumer, health and safety groups and insurance companies and agents working together to make America’s roads safer.
Former AORC site
Austrailian Automobile Association
Includes some useful information on motoring in Australia and some interesting crash test results.
Formed in 1999, the Alliance serves as a leading advocacy group for the automobile industry on a range of public policy issues. Open to all new car and light truck manufacturers, this industry association is especially committed to improving the environment and motor vehicle safety.
Car Safety Rules
International Vehicle Safety Performance
A compilation of numerous child safety sites for comprehensive guidelines on child safety
Driver Alcohol Detection System for Safety
The Automotive Coalition for Traffic Safety and the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration have entered into a cooperative research agreement to explore the feasibility, the potential benefits of, and the public policy challenges associated with a more widespread use of in-vehicle technology to prevent alcohol-impaired driving.
Fatality Analysis Reporting System
Search for national or state crash information.
A leading contributor to automotive safety and environmental research addressing a wide range of mobility issues and taking a lead in road safety campaigning through an international network of partners.
Global Automakers is the voice of international automobile manufacturers in Washington, D.C. It is unique, respected and independent. GA assures strategic representation by providing its members with timely information, thorough analysis, expert guidance and forceful advocacy on those issues that vitally affect the motor vehicle sector.
A UK based organization with members from all regions of the world involved in NCAP vehicle evaluation.
Insurance Institute for Highway Safety
The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety is an independent, nonprofit, scientific and educational organization dedicated to reducing the losses, deaths, injuries, and property damage, from crashes on the nation’s highways. The Institute is wholly supported by auto insurers.
Insurance Research Council
IRC provides timely and reliable empirical research to all parties involved in public policy issues affecting risk and insurance. It does not advocate public policy or directly influence specific legislative initiatives or engage in lobbying communications.
Mothers Against Drunk Drivers
Our Mission is to end drunk driving, help fight drugged driving, support the victims of these violent crimes, and prevent underage drinking.
Motor & Equipment Manufacturers Association
MEMA exclusively represents and serves manufacturers of motor vehicle components, tools and equipment, automotive chemicals and related products used in the production, repair, and maintenance of all classes of motor vehicles. MEMA offers its members superior global intelligence, leading-edge market research, international business support, government representation, industry networking and commercial services.
National Conference of Highway Safety Priorities – Lifesavers Conference
Lifesavers is the premier national highway safety meeting in the United States dedicated to reducing the tragic toll of deaths and injuries on our nation’s roadways.
National Organizations for Youth Safety
Mission of NOYS: Our mission is to promote youth empowerment and leadership and build partnerships that will save lives, prevent injuries, and promote safe and healthy lifestyles among all youth. Organization that covers keeping youth safe in their daily activities including driving safely.
National Safety Council
Our Mission is Safety: At Work ,At Home and On the Road
NHTSA Safer Car Public Information
US Government site for public information on the latest vehicle safety information
Roadway Safety Foundation
The Roadway Safety Foundation is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit charitable and educational organization solely dedicated to reducing the reducing the frequency and severity of motor vehicle crashes by improving the safety of America’s roadways. All contributions to RSF are fully tax deductible to the extent allowed by law.
The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration
NHTSA is responsible for reducing deaths, injuries and economic losses resulting from motor vehicle crashes. This is accomplished by setting and enforcing safety performance standards for motor vehicles and motor vehicle equipment, and through grants to state and local governments to enable them to conduct effective local highway safety programs. NHTSA investigates safety defects in motor vehicles, sets and enforces fuel economy standards, helps states and local communities reduce the threat of drunk drivers, promotes the use of safety belts, child safety seats and air bags, investigates odometer fraud, establishes and enforces vehicle anti-theft regulations and provides consumer information on motor vehicle safety topics. NHTSA also conducts research on driver behavior and traffic safety , to develop the most efficient and effective means of bringing about safety improvements.
The Society of Automotive Engineers
The Society of Automotive Engineers has more than 84,000 members, engineers, business executives, educators, and students from more than 97 countries, who share information and exchange ideas for advancing the engineering of mobility systems.
Tween Traffic Safety
This web site is a portal to tween-targeted traffic safety information, materials, facts, insights and recommendations specifically for 8 to 12 year-olds from a range of sources.