A REVIEW OF HUMAN TOLERANCE TO SIDE IMPACT

Recent studies on the response and tolerance of human cadavers to side impact are reviewed. Attempts to statistically model these data in order to predict injury from side impact in motor vehicle crashes are detailed. Considering the needs of future crash test standards, deficiencies are cited and additional efforts are recommended.

  • Corporate Authors:

    Oklahoma State University, Stillwater

    Stillwater, OK  United States  74078

    National Highway Traffic Safety Administration

    1200 New Jersey Avenue, SE
    Washington, DC  United States  20590
  • Authors:
    • Neathery, R F
  • Publication Date: 1979-9

Media Info

  • Pagination: 19 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00314092
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: National Technical Information Service
  • Report/Paper Numbers: DOT-HS-805-296
  • Contract Numbers: NHTSA-9-6548
  • Files: NTIS, TRIS, USDOT
  • Created Date: Aug 5 2002 12:00AM