TITLE

NHTSA chief stubs toe on flaky stats

AUTHOR(S)
Stoffer, Harry
PUB. DATE
March 2002
SOURCE
Automotive News;3/4/2002, Vol. 76 Issue 5973, p16
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports the self-caution of U.S. National Highway Traffic Safety Administration Administrator Jeffrey Runge on the use of traffic safety statistics with data on vehicle problem-related accidents. Objection of 'Automotive News' periodical editors to the statistics; Contribution of human errors to accidents; Culpability of road design and conditions.
ACCESSION #
6351050

 

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