Road safety

FILE- In this March 13, 2015, file photo, a worker inspects a new 2015 aluminum-alloy body Ford F-150 truck at the company's Kansas City Assembly Plant in Claycomo, Mo. Under pressure from U.S. safety regulators, Ford is recalling about 2 million F-150 pickups in North America because the seat belts can cause fires. The recall covers certain trucks from the 2015 through 2018 model years. (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel, File)
AP News Staff
September 06, 2018 - 8:47 am
DETROIT (AP) — Under pressure from U.S. safety regulators, Ford is recalling about 2 million F-150 pickup trucks in North America because the seat belts can spark and cause fires. The recall, which covers trucks from the 2015 through 2018 model years, comes about one month after the National...
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MODOT Kansas City
March 20, 2018 - 3:42 pm
Kansas City, MO - MoDOT is issuing a warning to drivers to be aware and slow down while on the roadways after a crash sent three of its workers to the hospital. A MoDOT crew's truck was struck by an SUV from behind while the workers were picking up trash along I-435 and Truman Road. The driver of...
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Bill Grady
February 01, 2018 - 7:53 am
A recent report rates Missouri poorly for its traffic safety laws. According to a recent study by Advocates for Auto and Highway Safety the Show Me State is the fourth-worst in the country for safety laws. The organization recommends that states enact 16 laws to reduce traffic injuries and...
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