INFLATABLE BELT DEVELOPMENT FOR SUBCOMPACT CAR PASSENGERS. EXECUTIVE SUMMARY
The objectives of the program were: To design a passively operating inflatable belt restraint capable of protecting the full anthropometric size range of right front passengers in the subcompact vehicle in frontal crashes up to 50 mph; to accomplish these goals with a system that is amenable to mass production.
- See also PB-246 558.
Minicars, Incorporated35 La Patera Lane
Goleta, CA United States 93017
Washington, DC United States 20590
- Fitzpatrick, M
- Egbert, T
- Publication Date: 1975-9
- Pagination: 39 p.
- TRT Terms: Anthropometry; Automobiles; Compact automobiles; Computer programming; Crash injury research; Crashes; Frontal crashes; Impact tests; Inflatable structures; Manual safety belts; Passive restraint systems; Protection; Research; Restraint systems; Rocket sleds; Safety engineering
- Old TRIS Terms: Inflatable devices; Passenger restraints; Rocket propelled sleds
- Subject Areas: Highways; Research; Safety and Human Factors; Security and Emergencies;
- Accession Number: 00093499
- Record Type: Publication
- Source Agency: National Technical Information Service
- Report/Paper Numbers: Final Rpt., DOT-HS-801-720-SUM
- Contract Numbers: DOT-HS-4-00917
- Files: NTIS, TRIS, USDOT
- Created Date: Jan 14 1976 12:00AM