SUMMARY OF STAFF AND CONTRACT RESEARCH ON SAFETY OF WIDE BUSES

The report describes research performed on the safety of wide buses. It discusses aerodynamic disturbance effects, lateral placement, lateral stability, off-tracking and accident histories of wide buses. Major emphasis is placed on operation of these vehicles under conditions occurring on the Interstate Highway System.

  • Corporate Authors:

    National Highway Traffic Safety Administration

    1200 New Jersey Avenue, SE
    Washington, DC  USA  20590
  • Authors:
    • Clemens Jr, A F
    • Mela, D F
    • Pilkington II, G B
    • Daniels III, F J
    • Friesz, T L
  • Publication Date: 1973-1-12

Media Info

  • Pagination: 28 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00047339
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: National Technical Information Service
  • Report/Paper Numbers: Sum Rpt
  • Files: NTIS, USDOT
  • Created Date: Sep 27 1974 12:00AM