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2013-08-27 23:03:14

What is crashworthiness? It refers to a vehicle’s ability to prevent injuries to its occupants when the vehicle is involved in a crash. Pennsylvania, New York, New Jersey (PRWEB) August 27, 2013 What is crashworthiness? It refers to a vehicle’s ability to prevent injuries to its occupants when the vehicle is involved in a crash. When a car accident occurs, the occupants of a vehicle experience a number of forces that can lead to injury. “Crashworthiness” is a very important...

Host Of Small Cars Earn Positive Remarks In 2013 Crash Safety Tests
2013-08-08 11:33:22

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Six out of 12 small cars recently earned positive ratings from the International Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) during their front-end crash tests. Both the two and four door models of Honda's popular Civic earned a rating of "Good," the only car to do so in this year's test. The Dodge Dart, Ford Focus, Hyundai Elantra and Scion tC round out the rest of this year's winners of the IIHS Top Safety Pick+ award. This is the...

2013-07-03 23:16:38

A new scholarly journal focusing on accident prevention and occupant protection – specifically accident reconstruction, injury investigation, intra-vehicle safety mechanisms, and mitigation related to human travel – is now available from SAE International. Warrendale, PA (PRWEB) July 03, 2013 A new scholarly journal focusing on accident prevention and occupant protection – specifically accident reconstruction, injury investigation, intra-vehicle safety mechanisms, and mitigation...


Word of the Day
cacodemon
  • An evil spirit; a devil.
  • A nightmare.
  • In astrology, the twelfth house of a scheme or figure of the heavens: so called from its signifying dreadful things, such as secret enemies, great losses, imprisonment, etc.
'Cacodemon' comes from a Greek term meaning 'evil genius.'
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