The purpose of the program was to evaluate the requirements of proposed rulemaking for structural verification of bus passenger seats from a compliance test standpoint. Task 1 of the program was concerned with a structural design of a bus passenger seat to minimize passenger injury on impact. This was accomplished by a concurrent design and development test effort. Task 2 was the performance of testing to verify compliance of the seat design to the established structural load criteria.

  • Corporate Authors:

    Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, Blacksburg

    Department of Agronomy
    Blacksburg, VA  United States  24061
  • Authors:
    • Sittler, E L
  • Publication Date: 1973-6

Media Info

  • Pagination: 56 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00047768
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: National Technical Information Service
  • Report/Paper Numbers: Final Rpt
  • Contract Numbers: DOT-HS-069-2-334
  • Files: NTIS
  • Created Date: Oct 18 1973 12:00AM