VEHICLE EXTERIORS AND PEDESTRIAN INJURY PREVENTION. VOLUME III. THE TEXAS A AND M UNIVERSITY INJURY SEVERITY INDEX

A method was developed to quantify the severity of injuries of pedestrian accidents as reported by medical practitioners. Also developed was a method to quantify the severity of pedestrian accidents, given the pedestrian's kinematics, as determined by numerical or physical simulation.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • See also PB-242 068. Prepared by Texas A and M Research Foundation, College Station.
  • Corporate Authors:

    Texas Transportation Institute

    Texas A&M University System, 1600 E Lamar Boulevard
    Arlington, TX  USA  76011

    National Highway Traffic Safety Administration

    1200 New Jersey Avenue, SE
    Washington, DC  USA  20590

    Texas A&M Research Foundation

    College Station, TX  USA  77843
  • Authors:
    • Krouskop, T A
    • Newell, PHJ
    • Swarts, A E
  • Publication Date: 1975-5

Media Info

  • Features: Figures; References; Tables;
  • Pagination: 37 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00091498
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: National Technical Information Service
  • Report/Paper Numbers: DOT HS-801 543
  • Contract Numbers: DOT-HS-065-1-217
  • Files: NTIS, TRIS, USDOT
  • Created Date: Jul 24 1975 12:00AM