Senator Schumer Press Release

October 20, 2013

10/20/2013 SCHUMER DEMANDS END OF DELAY IN IMPLEMENTATION OF LAW REQUIRING ‘BACKUP CAMS’ IN ALL NEW CARS – ESTIMATED THOUSANDS OF CHILDREN EACH YEAR ARE NEEDLESSLY HURT OR KILLED WHEN CARS ACCIDENTLY BACK OVER THEM, BUT D.O.T. HAS DELAYED CONGRESSIONALLY MANDATED RULE FOR OVER 4 YEARS 2013-10-20-schumer-press-release-rvs

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Schumer, LI families, push for rearview cameras on cars

10/20/2013 Newsday – Maria Alvarez Sen. Charles Schumer and two Long Island families vowed Sunday to fight the federal Department of Transportation’s delays in enforcing a 2008 law requiring all new cars to come with lifesaving rearview cameras installed. Learn more: 2013-10-20-newsday-schumer-rvstandard

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Fight for rearview cameras in cars continues

October 4, 2013

10/4/2013 WBRC MyFOX Alabama SHELBY COUNTY, AL (WBRC) – April 11, 2011 is a day Brandy Dahlen constantly relieves over and over again. That day her 2-year-old daughter Abigail was killed while playing outside with her siblings. Learn more: 2013-10-04-wbrc-fox-dahlen-rvsuit

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A clearer picture of how many vehicles have backup cameras

October 3, 2013

10/3/2013 The Houston Chronicle The folks at Edmunds went back after our last blog post about misleading backup camera statistics and reanalyzed their data, offering a much more accurate picture of how widely available this technology really is. Learn more: 2013-10-03-houston-chronicle-expose-edmunds  

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A clearer picture of how many vehicles have backup cameras

10/3/2013 The Houston Chronicle The folks at Edmunds went back after our last blog post about misleading backup camera statistics and reanalyzed their data, offering a much more accurate picture of how widely available this technology really is. Learn more: 2013-10-03-houston-chronicle-expose-edmunds  

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Time to Call BS: Why Safety Groups Sued DOT Over Backover Rule Delay

October 2, 2013

10/2/2013 Safety Research Blog Last week, a consortium of safety groups and advocates decided it had had enough of the delay tactics in publishing a final rule establishing a rear visibility standard and sued the Department of Transportation. Learn more: 2013-10-02-safetyresearch-blog-rvsuit

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Time to Call BS: Why Safety Groups Sued DOT Over Backover Rule Delay

10/2/2013 Safety Research Blog Last week, a consortium of safety groups and advocates decided it had had enough of the delay tactics in publishing a final rule establishing a rear visibility standard and sued the Department of Transportation. Learn more: 2013-10-02-safetyresearch-blog-rvsuit

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PRO/CON VIEW: Should the federal government require backup cameras in all new vehicles?

September 30, 2013

9/30/2013 Beaumont Enterprise The death of a child in a back-over vehicle accident is an unspeakable tragedy, a nightmarish possibility that haunts countless parents. But it should not cause the federal government to mandate backup cameras on all new cars and trucks. That’s a decision that should be left to consumers and the free market. […]

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Lawsuit seeks final rules for car rear-visibility standards

September 29, 2013

9/29/2013 Fox News – Bryan Llenas reports from New York Bryan Llenas reports from New York    

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Lawsuit seeks final rules for car rear-visibility standards

9/29/2013 Fox News – Bryan Llenas reports from New York Bryan Llenas reports from New York    

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