Automotive Vehicle Safety is a unique academic text, practical design guide and valuable reference book. It provides information that is essential for specialists to make better-informed decisions. The book identifies and discusses key generic safety principles and their applications and includes decision-making criteria, examples and remedies. It provides the reader with in-depth information on human simulation, human error control, driver distractions, future vehicle safety and universal design and details accident reconstruction techniques and methods of crash testing. Automotive Vehicle Safety shows the reader how to evaluate products, processes, services and systems.For example, one automobile bumper tended to explode (brittle failure) on impact , rather than progressively yielding (absorbing crash energy) as does a steel bumper. In terms of repair, automobile mechanics may have difficulty dealing with anbsp;...
|Title||:||Automotive Vehicle Safety|
|Author||:||George A. Peters, Barbara J. Peters|
|Publisher||:||CRC Press - 2003-08-27|