Honda recalls nearly 500K vehicles over seat belt issue
Honda is recalling nearly 500,000 vehicles because of a safety issue with seat belt buckles that could prevent seat occupants from being properly restrained during a crash.
Feds suspect Tesla was using automated driving system in fatal firetruck crash
The feds suspect that a Tesla was using the automated driving system when it crashed into a firetruck last month. The California crash killed the driver and injured the passenger.
Gas stove ban 'on the table' for federal agency: reports
A federal agency is considering pursuing a ban on gas stoves because of the harmful nature of the particulate matter the appliances emit and health concerns.
Peloton fined $19 million for not reporting treadmill safety issues
Peloton agreed to pay a $19 million fine for failing to disclose defects with its Tread+ treadmill, according to the Consumer Product Safety Commission.
Consumers should 'immediately' stop using Otteroo infant flotation rings following infant death, CPSC says
The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) issued a warning about a drowning risk associated with certain infant flotation rings after a death was reported in 2020.
Florida CEO in storm of controversy after telling staff to report to office as Hurricane Ian approached land
PostcardMania CEO Joy Mendusa found herself in a storm of controversy after she encouraged employees to come to work even as Hurricane Ian barreled toward the Florida coast.
Peloton may face civil monetary penalties from CPSC related to treadmill recall
Peloton Interactive, he fitness equipment and media company, also faces investigations from the Department of Justice, Department of Homeland Security and US Securities and Exchange Commission.
230K Polaris snowmobiles at risk of fire, need safety fix, company says
Off-road vehicle manufacturer Polaris is telling consumers not to use 230,000 snowmobiles after receiving reports of gas tank defects and related fires.
Uber's new safety toolkit featuring live help from an agent
Uber is rolling out a revamped safety toolkit featuring live help from an ADT safety agent that will stay in touch with the user and contact 911 if necessary.
Uber, ADT partner so users can talk to a safety agent during ride
Uber unveiled live help from an ADT safety agent in a new "safety toolkit" on Tuesday.
Nuk baby bottles sold on Amazon recalled over high lead levels
NUK, a baby bottle manufacturer, has to recall more than 100 units sold exclusively on Amazon due to the product containing high levels of lead.
The best, worst states for teen drivers in 2022: report
WalletHub found the best and worst states for teen drivers this year, based on their safety, economic environment and driving laws. The report found that New York was the best state.
Biden’s mask mandate may trip up vaccine mandate
President Joe Biden's new COVID-19 vaccine and testing mandate for businesses could face an uphill battle legally, according to an attorney specializing in occupational safety laws.
Boppy pillows tied to 7 infant deaths after warning last year: report
Pillow-like products made by Boppy have been linked to the deaths of seven infants in recent months according to a new report.
US agency orders automated vehicle makers to report crashes
The U.S. government's highway safety agency has ordered automakers to report any crashes involving fully autonomous vehicles or partially automated driver assist systems.
Government warning to gas hoarders: Don't put gasoline in plastic bags
The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission says consumers should follow the gas canister manufacturer's instructions for storing and transporting gasoline as Americans respond to gas shortages