Andersen lands NHTSA contract

March 2002
Automotive News;3/4/2002, Vol. 76 Issue 5973, p17
Trade Publication
Reports the recruitment of Arthur Andersen audit firm for the assessment of the development of a software system for the identification of automobile defect trends by the U.S. National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. Assessment of software development for problems leading to cost overruns and schedule delays; Improvement of automobile safety.


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