SAFETY OF ELECTRIC CARS

Safety is a critical aspect of the road transport system and has an important bearing on the evaluation of any technological developments. This paper reviews the safety characteristics of electric cars, in relation to both accident causation and crashworthiness. It examines the implications for government policy in the regulation of road transport. /TRRL/

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    • From: Electric Cars--Their Future Role in Urban Transport, Conference Papers, Canberra, 1975.
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    Australian Government Publishing Service

    P.O. Box 84
    Canberra, A.C.T. 2600,   Australia 

    Austrailan Government Publishing Service

    P.O. Box 84
    Canberra, A.C.T. 2600,   Australia 
  • Authors:
    • Cosgrove, K J
  • Publication Date: 1975

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  • Accession Number: 00196835
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: ARRB Group Limited
  • Files: ITRD, TRIS, ATRI
  • Created Date: Sep 15 1982 12:00AM