Side Impact Occupant Protection Technologies

  • Special Publication (SP)
  • SP-0851
  • ISBN 1-56091-115-8
Published 1991-02-01by SAE International in United States
Side Impact Occupant Protection Technologies
Sector:
Language:
  • English
Pages:
  • 152 pages

Side Impact Occupant Protection Technologies contains current information on test procedures; test tools; test results; occupant kinematics; and means to improve occupant survival in side impacts. Partial contents include: practical problems related to side impact field data accuracy and its importance to side impact protection assessments; computer-aided 3-D surface reconstruction during high speed crush events; computer simulation of side impact using different mobile barriers; energy absorbed by vehicle structures in side- impacts; and occupant kinematics and injury causation in side impacts - field accident experience.