VEHICLE SAFETY LEGISLATION--ITS ENGINEERING AND SOCIAL IMPLICATIONS

The unacceptable toll of road casualties is the reason for intensified government effort in vehicle safety regulation. A discriminating choice of measures implies careful appraisal of costs and benefits based on accident statistics. Possible future measures to improve accident avoidance and occupant protection are discussion. International work on safety standards, including ECE, EEC and the Experimental Safety Vehicle program, is examined. /Author/

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  • Pagination: p. 109-113

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00261850
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Highway Safety Research Institute
  • Report/Paper Numbers: Rept. No. C207/73
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Oct 22 1974 12:00AM