Safety Group Urges Further NHTSA Action Over Recalled Tires


Safe­ty Group peti­tions NHTSA to noti­fy Ford Explor­er own­ers about the dan­gers of recalled tires that may still be on their vehi­cles

Recalls of tires on 4M Ford Explor­ers built from 1991–2001 occa­sioned by 270 deaths
Bridgestone/Firestone North Amer­i­can Tire spent over $10M adver­tis­ing recall
Com­pa­ny set­tled more than 2300 law­suits
FoMo­Co spent $3B to replace about 6.2M tires