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Most Recalled Used Cars Identified

The Mercedes-Benz C-Class topped a list of the most recalled cars in recent model years, while the Hyundai Accent was the least-recalled vehicle during the same period, according to a report on ISeeCars.com.

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Ford Recalls Trucks for Fuel Pumps, Brake Hose

Ford Motor Company has issued new safety recalls for five of its vehicles, including three of its trucks, and expanded an existing recall of three vehicles, including the Edge compact SUV, according to Ford.

Bakersfield PD Brings Back Motorcycles with Focus on Safety

The Bakersfield (Calif.) Police Department discontinued its motorcycle unit last year. Now it's coming back, with some changes.

Worn Tires Decrease Handling on Wet Roads Up to 33%

On wet roads, worn tires with a tread depth of 4/32 inch have an average increased stopping distance of 87 feet for a passenger car and 86 feet for a light truck when compared with new tires, according to a recent study from AAA.

Procuring Newer, Safer Vehicles & Its Impact on Costs

Switching up a vehicle procurement strategy comes with additional expenses. But it can pay off, too.

The San Francisco Fire Department’s Fire Engines Improve Efficiency

The San Francisco Fire Department was able to purchase smaller, more effective custom fire engines that can navigate to an emergency better — and safer, too.

New York City’s Transition to a Safer Fleet

In part two of this four-part series of procurement, we look at the true cost of New York City's decision to purchase vehicles with additional safety features.

Camera Documents Move-Over Violations

The camera is designed to record move-over violations while an officer is parked along the side of the road.

Rear Anti-Collision Light System Adds Officer Safety

Adamson Industries' 48-inch lighting strip offers lighting patterns for stop/brake, warning, and directional/turn signaling.

BettsHD Conspicuity Tape Can Improve Vehicle Visibility

BettsHD’s reflective conspicuity tape is designed with a prismatic surface to improve visibility from long distances.