With the new 5-Star Safety Ratings System of 2011 and 2012, it is safer for seniors and those with disabilities to drive. High-tech safety features can help drivers avoid accidents altogether. Starting with 2011 models, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) introduced tougher tests and rigorous new 5-Star...

  Are you a safe driver? Discount! Are you married? Discount! Is your vehicle modified in any way? Oops. Modified vehicles send up red flags to insurance companies. They automatically link “modified” with activities like street racing, and can then legally hike premiums or deny coverage. Make sure your company...

To ensure consumer and public safety, the National Highway Traffic & Safety Administration (NHTSA) issues specific safety regulations (FMVSS) that all motor vehicle and mobility manufacturers must follow. As a consumer it is difficult to identify which manufacturers are in compliance with these regulations. To address this issue, NMEDA has...