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NHTSA's Office of Defects Investigation (ODI) - Complaints

Metadata Updated: December 7, 2023

Complaint information entered into NHTSA-ODI's vehicle owner's complaint database is used with other data sources to identify safety issues that warrant investigation and to determine if a safety-related defect trend exists. Complaint information is also analyzed to monitor existing recalls for proper scope and adequacy.

Access & Use Information

Public: This dataset is intended for public access and use. License: us-pd

Collection

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Downloads & Resources

References

http://www-odi.nhtsa.dot.gov/downloads/folders/Complaints/Import_Instructions.pdf

Dates

Metadata Created Date November 12, 2020
Metadata Updated Date December 7, 2023
Data Update Frequency R/P1D

Metadata Source

Harvested from DOT Socrata Data.json

Additional Metadata

Resource Type Dataset
Metadata Created Date November 12, 2020
Metadata Updated Date December 7, 2023
Publisher National Highway Traffic Safety Administration
Maintainer
Identifier DOT-81
Data First Published 2002-12-16
Language en-US
Data Last Modified 2021-10-29
Category Transportation
Public Access Level public
Data Update Frequency R/P1D
Agencydataseriesurl http://www-odi.nhtsa.dot.gov/downloads/index.cfm
Agencyprogramurl http://www-odi.nhtsa.dot.gov/owners/SearchSafetyIssues
Analysisunit Vehicles , Tires, Child Safety Seats, Equipment
Bureau Code 021:18
Metadata Context https://project-open-data.cio.gov/v1.1/schema/catalog.jsonld
Metadata Catalog ID https://data.transportation.gov/data.json
Schema Version https://project-open-data.cio.gov/v1.1/schema
Catalog Describedby https://project-open-data.cio.gov/v1.1/schema/catalog.json
Categorydesignation Administrative
Collectioninstrument N/A
Collection Metadata true
Data Quality True
Data Dictionary http://www-odi.nhtsa.dot.gov/downloads/folders/Complaints/CMPL.txt
Data Dictionary Type text/plain
Harvest Object Id 7ed45662-cddf-494b-bb09-608475f49235
Harvest Source Id a776e4b7-8221-443c-85ed-c5ee5db0c360
Harvest Source Title DOT Socrata Data.json
Homepage URL https://data.transportation.gov/d/8qbs-9p4c
License http://www.usa.gov/publicdomain/label/1.0/
Old Spatial N/A
Phone 202-366-2315
Primary IT Investment UII 021-777552743
Program Code 021:000
Related Documents http://www-odi.nhtsa.dot.gov/downloads/folders/Complaints/Import_Instructions.pdf
Source Datajson Identifier True
Source Hash ccf0288b4024648a1215e84c53dadb820f11b0dc49575c5e6a62e2d376b2e9a1
Source Schema Version 1.1
Spatial
Temporal R/1949-01-01/P1D

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