MULTIDISCIPLINARY ACCIDENT STUDY. PACIFIC NORTHWEST

The Stanford Research Institute Crash Analysis Team investigated 39 vehicle accidents in depth as part of the study, 'General Multidisciplinary Accident Study: Pacific Northwest'. Summary statistics and clustering data analysis techniques are used in the examination of primary and contributing causes of the 39 accidents and resultant injuries. Analytic results are given for human, environmental, and vehicle factors. The 39 accidents are evaluated with respect to compliance to current Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standards and Highway Safety Program Standards. Recommendations for the revision of standards are made. (Author)

  • Corporate Authors:

    Stanford Research Institute

    333 Ravenswood Avenue
    Menlo Park, CA  USA  94025
  • Authors:
    • Myers, E L
    • Cronin, R
    • David, N
    • Robertson, M A
  • Publication Date: 1973-11

Media Info

  • Pagination: 378 p.

Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00052203
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: National Technical Information Service
  • Report/Paper Numbers: Final Rpt
  • Files: NTIS
  • Created Date: Apr 26 1974 12:00AM