August 12, 2016

Top Government Official Pushes Auto Recall Safety on Southern States Tour

BEVERLY HILLS, CA - JULY 08:  NTSB board member Mark Rosekind speaks onstage at the "Sleepless in America" panel during the National Geographic Channels portion of the 2014 Summer Television Critics Association at The Beverly Hilton Hotel on July 8, 2014 in Beverly Hills, California.  (Photo by Frederick M. Brown/Getty Images)

National Highway Transportation Safety Administration chief, Mark Rosekind, launched a new offensive Tuesday aimed at convincing the public that recall notices for their vehicles should be taken seriously.  Rosekind has embarked on a political style campaign swing through Southern states to push the initiative.  Despite auto manufacturers having recalled over 100 million vehicles in the past two years, most consumers are failing to take the notices seriously – from defective airbags to under-inflated tires…