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Early Warning Reporting - Confidentiality Request Information

Last Updated: August 19, 2008

The National Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) Office of Defect Investigations (ODI) has developed the following document for you to download:

Questions and Answers regarding Confidential Treatment of Early Warning Reporting (EWR) Data - PDF Version (File Size: 25KB)

This document is in Adobe® Portable Document Format (PDF). It contains information about confidentiality requests. For information about downloading the document, see the Download Instructions section.

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