ROOF CRUSH VERSUS OCCUPANT INJURY FROM 1988 TO 1992 NASS (NATIONAL ACCIDENT SAMPLING SYSTEM)

This paper describes the relationship between roof crush and restrained occupant injury in rollover accidents as derived from the analysis of 1988-1992 National Accident Sampling System (NASS) files. It extends the residual headroom parameter to the entire population of head, face and neck occupants injured inside the compartment. For the covering abstract of the conference see IRRD E201404.

Language

  • English

Media Info

  • Features: References;
  • Pagination: p. 15-7

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00780726
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Institute for Road Safety Research, SWOV
  • ISBN: 0-7680-0141-2
  • Files: ITRD
  • Created Date: Jan 7 2000 12:00AM