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Helen Mirren's Advice for Super Bowl Sunday

This Budweiser commercial, which aired during last year's Super Bowl, features a brutally frank Helen Mirren. For the full safety tip that features NHTSA advice on how to keep Super Bowl Sunday safe, click here.

Photo of 2017 Ford F-250 Super Duty Crew Cab 4x2 courtesy of Ford.

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Ford F-250 Super Duty Crew Cab 4x2 Draws Top Safety Score

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration gives the truck model an overall safety rating of five stars — the highest possible score.

Photo courtesy of Ford.

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Ford Recalls F-150 Trucks for Instrument Display

The recall covers nearly 6,800 2017 pickup trucks in the U.S.

Photo of Ford Tundra courtesy of Ford.

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Toyota Tundra Trucks Recalled for Bumper Steps

The recall, set to begin in mid-February, covers approximately 73,000 pickup trucks in the 2016 and 2017 model years.

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Safe Fleet Acquires Randall Manufacturing

Safe Fleet has completed the acquisition of Randall Manufacturing LLC, marking Safe Fleet's eighth acquisition during its ownership by The Sterling Group.

Image: U.S. Dept. of Transportation

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U.S. DOT Proposes 4 Opioids for Drug Testing Panel

The Department of Transportation is proposing to add four opioids (hydrocodone, hydromorphone, oxymorphone, and oxycodone) to its drug-testing panel

Photo: Deborah Lockridge

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Three States Agree to Collaborate on Autonomous Vehicles

Transportation agencies in Pennsylvania, Ohio, and Michigan have formed the Smart Belt Coalition that will focus on automated and connected vehicle initiatives.

Photo: Dwight Burdette

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Pep Boys Acquires Just Brakes Repair Chain

Pep Boys has acquired the privately-held Just Brakes chain of repair and maintenance stores in a deal that will increase the chain's network to more than 900 locations.

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Safety Tip: Setting Mirrors for Safer Lane Changes

AAA offers advice on how to properly adjust mirrors to diminish blind spots.

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Reducing Blind Spots

By properly adjusting mirrors, drivers can greatly reduce their vehicle blind spots. Video courtesy of WTVC NewsChannel 9. For the full safety tip, click here.

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Distracted Driving Whitepaper – Understanding Your Fleet’s Risk and Liability

This 14 page whitepaper examines the deadly practice of driving while using a mobile device and the impact such behavior can have on a fleet’s liability. It also addresses innovative solutions that are being developed in response to the growing problem.


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