The U.S. Department of Transportation has a large amount of (free) resources for consumers. One of their agencies, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration has put together a consumer oriented website: has easy to find studies on

  • vehicles with 5 star crash ratings
  • tire safety information
  • vehicle recall information
  • air bag safety
  • Child Restraints
  • more…

Even better, offers an app so you can easily access this information while you are out shopping for a new vehicle! The app is available for Apple and Android devices. You can even register your vehicle and get notifications whenever there’s a recall out for your particular vehicle.

We recommend you check it out!


Since 1939, Hurley Insurance has been serving the personal insurance, business insurance and life insurance needs of all of Lawrence and Scioto Counties in Ohio. A long time Grange independent insurance agency located in Ironton, OH, Hurley Insurance has deep roots in the community, and is committed to providing the highest quality local service to our clients.