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Minivans with subpar protection

Recent tests of minivans reveal three models with poor small overlap front protection.

A boost for child safety

A record 27 new booster seat models are BEST BETs in our annual ratings.

Rear cameras show benefits

New research shows the technology can help drivers avoid backover crashes.

Latest news from the Institutes

September 1, 2015

Speed cameras yield long-term safety benefits

A speed-camera program in a large community near Washington, D.C., has led to long-term changes in driver behavior and substantial reductions in deaths and injuries, a new IIHS study shows.

August 26, 2015

New front crash prevention ratings

More than a dozen new cars and SUVs earn the highest rating of superior in the latest round of IIHS front crash prevention evaluations.

August 21, 2015

2016 Honda Pilot earns top award

The redesigned midsize SUV has aced the IIHS small overlap front test. With an available front crash prevention system earning a superior rating, it qualifies for the 2015 Top Safety Pick+ award.

August 6, 2015

Toyota Prius c earns Top Safety Pick

A midyear change to the hybrid minicar takes it from a poor to an acceptable rating in the small overlap front crash test and puts it on the Institute's list of award winners.

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