AUTOMOBILE IMPACT TESTS. (LATEST CITATIONS FROM THE NTIS BIBLIOGRAPHIC DATABASE)

The bibliography contains citations concerning impact tests to evaluate and study car designs and passenger safety. Both accident and staged impact tests contribute to collision research and crashworthiness. The tests include research on standard vehicles, damage susceptibility, and structural studies for design and evaluation of bumpers, doors, front end, and impact-absorbing members. Passenger safety studies include anthropomorphic test dummies as well as crash victim studies. These accident and impact research studies include injury type and severity, biomechanics, occupant protection design, and modeling data. (Contains 50-250 citations and includes a subject term index and title list.)

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • Updated with each order. Supersedes PB95-853990. Sponsored in part by National Technical Information Service, Springfield, VA.
  • Corporate Authors:

    NERAC, Incorporated

    1 Technology Drive
    Tolland, CT  United States  06084
  • Publication Date: 1995-9

Language

  • English

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00720912
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: May 1 1996 12:00AM