The Truth About Electric Car Safety

If you’ve been holding off on buying that nifty electric car because you’re worried about its safety, think again.

David Strickland Left
National Highway Traffic Safety Administration chief David Strickland, left, is greeted on Capitol Hill in Washington, Wednesday, Jan. 25, 2012, by Rep. Jim Jordan, R-Ohio, prior to testifying before the House Regulatory Affairs, Stimulus Oversight and Government Spending subcommittee hearing on the safety of the all-electric car, the Chevy Volt.
J. SCOTT APPLEWHITE