Daimler Trucks North America has recalled some 2018-2020 Freightliner Cascadias because optional steering wheel-mounted air bags have inadvertently deployed three times.
With trucking deaths at a 29-year-high, an ATRI crash-prediction study found recruiting women drivers could improve safety because they take fewer risks than men.
The American Transportation Research Institute found truckers in greater danger as states legalize marijuana without adequate testing for impaired drivers.
Subaru of America Inc. has announced separate recalls affecting its Forester and Crosstrek compact SUVs for defective brake light switches and loss of electronic power steering.
Mack is recalling 2019-2020 models of its Granite, Anthem and Pinnacle heavy-duty trucks because an optional downview mirror could detach.
Japanese truck maker Hino is recalling 2007-2019 medium-duty trucks to fix a braking issue that NHTSA said could lead to crashes.
Hyundai has recalled 2011-2013 Tucson SUVs that NHTSA had been investigating for oil leaks and high-speed stalls that could lead to crashes and fires.
Daimler Trucks has recalled Freightliner and Western Star trucks to inspect potentially loose tie-rod bolts.
Paccar’s Kenworth and Peterbilt trucks received a third of the faulty Eaton clutch parts that affected automated transmissions across the industry.
Daimler Vans USA has told owners of some Mercedes-Benz Sprinter VS30 vans to stop driving them until recall repairs on steering shaft are completed.
Fiat Chrysler Automobiles has recalled some 2019 Ram 1500 pickups because the power steering could fail and increase the risk of a crash.
Fiat Chrysler Automobiles has recalled 660,000 Ram HD pickups and chassis cabs because steering linkage could separate over time, resulting in steering loss.