What does the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety do?

The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety is a nonprofit organization that was founded in 1959. Today, IIHS is best known for its Top Safety Pick award, Top Safety Pick+ award, and IIHS rating system. Each year, it performs six crash tests on 100 new vehicles and rates them as good, acceptable, marginal, or poor.

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UPDATED: Oct 14, 2022

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