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Automatic-braking study proves it's massively beneficial

The IIHS' first in-depth look at this type of system shows that it's reducing collisions and cutting down on related injuries.

By January 28, 2016

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Toyota uses 7 sumo wrestlers to explain its safety systems

It's certainly the most novel approach we've seen.

By January 28, 2016

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IIHS names 13 safest cars

The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety rounds up its testing of 2013 model cars, finding 13 that meet its highest criteria for safety.

By January 2, 2013

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IIHS' Top Safety Pick list includes a variety of vehicles (photos)

The list of winners of the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety's Top Safety Pick award is longer this year. The list includes vehicles in nearly every size category the IIHS evaluates--from minicars to pickups.

7 Images By December 16, 2011

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Smarter Driver: New thinking on driver distraction

Brian Cooley runs down new research by the IIHS and Virginia Tech Transportation Institute on driver distraction and what causes it.

By November 24, 2014

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IIHS announces 115 Top Safety Picks

The Insurance Institute of Highway Safety (IIHS) named 115 vehicles as Top Safety Picks. The list includes 18 new vehicles for 2012, and 97 models from 2011, that award carry over to 2012.

By December 16, 2011

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IIHS: Volvo's collision avoidance system most effective

Volvo XC60s equipped with City Safety frontal crash avoidance technology get into 27 percent fewer fender benders than other comparable SUVs, according to the IIHS.

By July 19, 2011

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Subaru BRZ/Scion FR-S earn top safety award

The twin sports coupes from Toyota and Subaru earn the Top Safety Pick award from the IIHS, making each a solid consumer choice in both safety and performance.

By September 7, 2012

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Saab 9-4X Crossover comes to U.S. showrooms

Saab ships its all-new 9-4X crossover to U.S. showrooms. The 9-4X was recently awarded Top Safety Pick by IIHS.

By July 15, 2011

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IIHS adds new rating for roof strength

The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) created a roof strength rating system to help customers assess a vehicle's safeness.

By March 25, 2009