IMPROVED VISIBILITY FOR SCHOOL BUSES DURING ADVERSE WEATHER. SUMMARY REPORT

The objectives of the program were to: (1) Develop performance requirements for school bus defogging equipment, (2) develop test procedures to determine whether or not the defogging system of any specific school bus meets the performance requirements, (3) select a range of school buses which are representative of the school bus population, (4) develop a methodology for repeatably documenting cleared glazing areas, and (5) verify that the performance requirements and test procedures are realistic through verification testing of the school buses.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • See also Volume 2, PB-288480. Also available in set of 3 reports PC E11, PB-288 478-SET.
  • Corporate Authors:

    Dynamic Science

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    National Highway Traffic Safety Administration

    1200 New Jersey Avenue, SE
    Washington, DC  USA  20590
  • Authors:
    • Heisler, M
    • Davis, S
    • Pakula, J P
  • Publication Date: 1978-6

Media Info

  • Pagination: 30 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00190481
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: National Technical Information Service
  • Report/Paper Numbers: DOT-HS-803-603 Final Rpt., 8305-78-104
  • Contract Numbers: DOT-HS-6-01398
  • Files: NTIS, TRIS, USDOT
  • Created Date: Mar 14 1981 12:00AM