Crash Test Ratings


The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety does an excellent job of testing modern vehicles of occupant safety.

There crash test ratings are an important source of information when choosing a new vehicle, as there can be huge differences in the quality of the safety devices among vehicles — even those made by the same manufacturer!

The IIHS also provides some great free materials that can help you learn about automobile safety and how to prevent injuries in a crash.

Head Restraint Effectiveness

Did you know that proper head restraint positioning can be one of the most effective ways to prevent injury from a rear-end collision? These test results show which cars have the best head restraints.

About Your Airbags

Airbags save lives but can sometimes cause injury — a few simple steps can eliminate the risks.

So you’ve decided to buy a car, minivan, SUV, or pickup. Now the question is, which one? You can find safer vehicles in any price or style group — and you can use this publication to help.

Beginning Teenage Drivers

Facts about young drivers and the licensing programs that protect them while learning to drive.

Protect yourself from most automobile injuries by educating yourself and buying safer. Limit airbag and whiplash injuries!