The Road to a Safer Future

The road ahead is safer, thanks to a wide range of state-of-the-art technologies developed by automakers. From designs and innovations that can help protect occupants in a crash to on-board technologies that can help drivers avoid a crash, the auto industry is constantly striving to improve motor vehicle and traffic safety.

Heat Stroke Prevention

Never Leave a Child Unattended in a Vehicle—Not Even For a Few Moments

Tragically, infants and children die each year from heatstroke suffered when left unattended in the rear seat of passenger vehicles. From rear seat reminders to awareness campaigns, see how automakers are stepping up to help prevent heat stroke.

Road Safety Spectrum

Connected Vehicles Can Lead to the Future of Auto Safety

Crash Avoidance & Protection

Crash Avoidance is One of Today’s Top Safety Goals

Automakers are developing the next generation of vehicle safety technologies and introducing innovations to both help mitigate crashes and protect occupants in the event of a crash.

Driver Behavior

Automakers Address the Dangers of Distracted Driving

With 94% of vehicle crashes attributable to some form of driver behavior, automakers are committed to developing and deploying innovations to help keep drivers focused on the road.

Impaired Driving

Working to Prevent Impaired Driving

New technology promises to save lives.


Automakers Want Recalled Vehicles Repaired as Soon as Possible