Center for Auto Safety, Advocates for Highway & Auto Safety, The Trauma Foundation & Consumer Federation of America Petition to NHTSA

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Auto and Highway Safety
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We represented the Center for Auto Safety, Advocates for Highway and Auto Safety, The Trauma Foundation and Consumer Federation of America, in a petition challenging rules that seek to categorically exempt data that the industry submits to the government to provide an "early warning" of serious defects in automobiles. This issue was later successfully address in litigation called Public Citizen v. Peters.