The Volvo S40 and the Mercedes E-Class are two cars with consistently high safety ratings. The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety has featured various models of both cars in its Top Safety Pick+ lists.
The Volvo S60 is a mid-size luxury sedan with advanced safety features. The car has received good or acceptable ratings from the IIHS since the 2001 model year. The 2015 model features side airbags, electronic stability control, antilock brakes and a rollover sensor.
The Mercedes E-Class is a large luxury car that has achieved good or acceptable ratings since the 1997 model year. The 2015 model has a separate airbag for the knees of the driver, electronic stability control, antilock brakes, a rollover sensor and side airbags.