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This is an online training calendar listing all of the current courses available for EDR and CDR training.


CDR Trainer/Mentors are experienced CDR Tool users and proficient in the delivery of a standardized CDR Tool curriculum. As Mentors, they are available and uniquely qualified to provide reliable after-training support.

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Vehicle Crash Data Retrieval

Event Data Recorder (EDR) information retrieval is accomplished using the Bosch Crash Data Retrieval (CDR) Tool. This tool is currently used by law enforcement, accident reconstruction experts and insurance companies to provide a better understanding of what happened leading up to and during an accident. The Bosch CDR Tool provides pre-crash and crash data stored in the EDR of passenger cars, light trucks and SUVs. For more information on vehicle crash data retrieval, please click the research button above.

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Supported Vehicles

Crash data in supported vehicles is recorded to the EDR located in the vehicles safety modules (airbag control module, powertrain control module, rollover sensor). Currently over 150 million registered vehicles are supported using the Bosch CDR Tool. This number continues to grow as more automobile manufacturers add new model years to the list. The following are currently supported manufacturer lines: Audi, Bentley, BMW, Daimler, FCA Group, Ford Motor Co., General Motors (GM), Honda, Karma, Lamborghini, Maserati, Mazda, Nissan, Pagani, Suzuki, Toyota, Volkswagen Group, and Volvo. Use the above vehicle list button to view all currently supported vehicles.

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CDR Hardware & Software

The Bosch CDR Tool is comprised of hardware and software that allows you to connect directly to the vehicle in question and "image" the pre-crash and crash data. The hardware allows the connection to the vehicle's EDR data and the software interprets the data and compiles a comprehensive CDR Report that can be saved as a PDF. Crash Data Group is the sole source Bosch distributor for the CDR Tool in North America. To learn more about purchasing a Bosch CDR Tool, please visit or call (800) 280-7940.

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List your Expertise

Crash Data Retrieval is fast becoming a necessary process in accident investigation and reconstruction. More and more attorneys and insurance companies are including "Crash Data Retrieval" as a criteria for selecting an expert. This web site can help you communicate your CDR expertise and also keep you informed on the latest research, training and uses of the Bosch CDR Tool. To sign up and be listed in our directory of EDR/CDR experts, please use the button above.

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