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Hawaiian Airlines fined for mishandled baggage liability, full-fare advertising

The U.S. Department of Transportation announced that Hawaiian Airlines violated federal rules on liability for mishandled domestic baggage and full-fare advertising.

The Department fined the carrier $160,000 and ordered it to cease and desist from further violations. 308 more words


Takata Corp. Declares Nearly 34 Million Airbags Defective, Agrees to Recall

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Nearly 34 Million Takata Airbags Declared Defective in Largest Recall in US History… 657 more words


Checking a Used Car for Water Damage

Jason Simpson of AZ currently functions as the owner of JDS Enterprise, LLC, a used automobile dealer located in Glendale, Arizona. In addition to providing a full-service car buying experience to Arizona customers, Jason Simpson of AZ has complied with the U.S. 209 more words


North Dakota Town Evacuated Following Oil Train Derailment

A small town in North Dakota has been evacuated, following the derailment of and fire on board a train carrying crude oil. 380 more words


Fifth serious crude-by-rail accident since February has senators urging U.S. DOT to take immediate action

WASHINGTON, D.C. (WITI) – On Wednesday, May 6th — U.S. Senators Tammy Baldwin (D-WI), Maria Cantwell (D-WA), Chuck Schumer (D-NY), Robert P. Casey, Jr. (D-PA), Richard Durbin (D-IL), Al Franken (D-MN), Patty Murray (D-WA) and Kirsten Gillibrand (D-NY) … 863 more words


Former CTA Executive To Replace Claypool In Top Spot

CHICAGO (CBS) — Get ready for a new man in the driver’s seat at the CTA. Mayor Rahm Emanuel was set to name a man with more than 30 years of public transportation experience in Chicago and Washington as the transit agency’s new president on Tuesday. 244 more words


Vehicle to Vehicle Communication to Make Roads Safer

A simple wireless technology promises to make driving much safer by vehicle to vehicle communication.

The key players responsible for this technology include General Motors, the University of Michigan, and the National Highway Traffic Administration. 362 more words