GM Recalls: Charts & Numbers
This is a collection of articles & charts on the GM Recall Crisis that is updated on a regular basis.
GM is in the headlines is in the headlines almost every day for its recalls. Recall data is critical to understand the safety profile of cars & ultimately the insurance costs for those cars. The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety regularly monitors the safety of cars & using recall data. Zimlon analyzed data for recalls from the NHTSA to share the history of GM’s recalls & give context to consumers.
Data Analysis Background:
- The data was from the National Highway & Transportation Safety Administration (NHTSA) safety recall database.
- The data was primarily analyzed based on the recall campaign. A recall campaign can be associated with one or more issues & can affect multiple makes & models.
- Data was analyzed only for the past 25 years (i.e. since 1989).