The Institutes

Calif. bill would force companies to pull rental vehicles off the road after a safety recall

 Thursday, April 7, 2011

 1310 News

California lawmakers on Tuesday took a step toward enacting what would be the nation’s first law forcing rental car companies to pull recalled vehicles off the road, encouraged by a mother who testified that such a rule could have saved the lives of her two daughters. A state Assembly committee voted 6-2 in favour of a bill named for Carol Houck’s daughters, who died in 2004 while driving a rented car that was the subject of a safety recall.

Auto recalls on hold during govt shutdown

 Monday, October 14, 2013


Rental Firms Agree Not to Rent Recalled Cars

 Friday, September 28, 2012

 Insurance Journal

Rent-a-Car companies putting recalled autos on the road

 Wednesday, July 7, 2010

Low-speed vehicles and minitrucks shouldn't share busy public roads with regular traffic

 Thursday, May 20, 2010

 Insurance Institute For Highway Safety