The Center for Auto Safety

  • Blogs

    July 21, 2009

    It Wasn't Easy Writing This Item While Stuck In Traffic. Had Two Accidents.

    Allow me to quote from the source material: "In 2000, five percent (5%) of all drivers observed on Dallas area highways were using a handheld cell phone during the afternoon peak period." So notes Page 145 of a 266-page National Highway Traffic Safety Administration study completed in 2003 but made ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 21, 2008

    Family of Fort Worth Officer Killed in Explosion Sues Ford Motor Co.

    Dwayne Freeto was a U.S. Army veteran who had been with the Fort Worth Police Department for only nine months before he was killed in the line of duty on December 17, 2006. Notes the Officer Down Memorial Page: "Officer Dwayne Freeto was killed when his patrol car was struck from behind while he was ... More >>

  • News

    February 16, 1995

    Pickup Games

    How a giant lawsuit against General Motors could leave lawyers with millions - and Texas truck owners breathing fumes