Crash Partners, Size Does Matter

2015-06-12T09:00:52+00:00

By Matthew J. DeGaetano, DC and Adam Shafran, DC Three crash tests, each involving a microcar or minicar into a midsize model from the same manufacturer, show how extra vehicle size and weight enhance occupant

Crash Partners, Size Does Matter2015-06-12T09:00:52+00:00

Rear Crash Protection in Cars

2015-06-04T11:28:11+00:00

By Matthew J. DeGaetano, DC and Adam Shafran, DC Rear Crash Protection in Cars: Seat/Head Restraints in Two of Every Three Models are Marginal or Poor Seat/head restraint designs in 22 current car models are

Rear Crash Protection in Cars2015-06-04T11:28:11+00:00

Side Impact Testing

2015-04-30T10:26:48+00:00

By Matthew J. DeGaetano, DC and Adam Shafran, DC Side crashes account for about a quarter of passenger vehicle occupant deaths in the United States. Protecting people in side crashes is challenging because the sides

Side Impact Testing2015-04-30T10:26:48+00:00

Reducing Neck Injuries in Rear-End Crashes

2015-03-01T11:12:34+00:00

By Matthew J. DeGaetano, DC and Adam Shafran, DC New vehicle seat and head restraint designs are reducing neck injuries in rear-end crashes. New research from the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety finds that some

Reducing Neck Injuries in Rear-End Crashes2015-03-01T11:12:34+00:00