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New Crash Test Results Tests More Real World Scenarios
2012-08-14 14:02:39

John Neumann for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Revised and more stringent crash test standards from the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety´s (IIHS) round of crash tests just got that much harder, with the agency saying it will spur automakers into improving protection of occupants during severe frontal crashes. The latest test replicates a car striking another car or a fixed object like a tree or utility pole, known in the industry as a “small overlap crash,”...

2012-05-09 23:00:55

CG-Lock Technology to be Publically Tested in Front of Industry Crash Experts Philadelphia, PA (PRWEB) May 09, 2012 Lap Belt Cinch, Inc. (LBC), developer of the patented CG-Lock technology and makers of the CG-Lock® and SeatSnug® aftermarket performance driving and child occupant stability devices, announced that the technology will be tested in real world, live vehicle crashes at the ARC-CSI Crash Conference (http://www.arccsi.com) in Las Vegas on June 4 - 7, 2012, where industry...


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omphalos
  • The navel or umbilicus.
  • In Greek archaeology: A central boss, as on a shield, a bowl, etc.
  • A sacred stone in the temple of Apollo at Delphi, believed by the Greeks to mark the 'navel' or exact center-point of the earth.
'Omphalos' comes from the ancient Greek.
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